Matteo Romanello is Lecturer at the University of Lausanne, where he conducts a project on the commentary tradition of Sophocles’ Ajax.
Matteo is a Classicist and a Digital Humanities specialist with expertise in various areas of the Humanities, including archaeology and history in addition to classics.
His main research interests include natural language processing, information extraction, citation mining/analysis, and applications of semantic web technologies to data in the humanities. After obtaining his PhD from King’s College London, he worked as a research scientist at EPFL’s DHLAB on the Linked Books and Impresso projects, before moving to his current position. He was also teaching fellow at the University of Rostock, researcher at the German Archaeological Institute, and visiting research scholar at Tufts University