Project team

Elena González Blanco García, PhD
Elena González Blanco García, PhDPrincipal Investigator
Elena González-Blanco is the Director of the Digital Humanities Lab at UNED: LINHD. Her main research and teaching areas are Comparative Medieval Literature, Metrics and Poetry, and Digital Humanities.
Salvador Ros Muñoz, PhD
Salvador Ros Muñoz, PhDTechnical Director
He is Vice-Dean of Technologies at the School of Computer Science. His research and professional activity in general is focused on enhanced learning technologies for distance learning scenarios,learning analytics and big data in education and text analysis.
Luciana Ayciriex
Luciana AyciriexProject Manager
She has a degree in International Relations and a Master’s Degree in International Cooperation, Public Policy Management and Development Programs and Projects. She has been working since 2006 in managing international R&D projects financed from EC Programmes.
Maria Luisa Diez Platas, PhD
Maria Luisa Diez Platas, PhDDigital Humanities Researcher
She has a degree in Mathematics and the PhD in Computer Science. Her research field is on Natural Language Processing, code optimization, Artificial Intelligence, Semantic Web and Linked Open Data.
Helena Bermúdez Sabel, PhD
Helena Bermúdez Sabel, PhDDigital Humanities Researcher
She has a PhD in Medieval Studies by the Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. Her research focus on digital scholarly editing using XML technologies.
Álvaro Pérez Pozo
Álvaro Pérez PozoDigital Humanities Researcher
He works on applications of language processing for Digital Humanities. He has worked on sentiment analysis, natural language understanding, and other NLP tasks.
Javier de la Rosa, PhD
Javier de la Rosa, PhDPostdoctoral Fellow
He holds a Ph.D. in Hispanic Studies by the University of Western Ontario and a M.Sc. in Artificial Intelligence and Logic by the University of Seville. He worked as a Research Engineer at Stanford University, and as Technical Lead at the CulturePlex in Canada. At UNED LINHD, he is a member of the POSTDATA Project where he works as a Natural Language Processing Post-doctoral Fellow. His interests span from Corpus Linguistics or Authorship Attribution to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning applied to the Humanities..


Clara Isabel Martínez Cantón, PhD
Clara Isabel Martínez Cantón, PhDDigital Humanities Researcher
She has a PhD in Literary Theory (UNED, Spain) with a work on Spanish metrics, dealing principally with contemporary theory and a poet analysis.Her main academic interests deal with the form of poetry and verse and the development and use of scholarly digital tools, especially those for analyzing poetry.
Agustín Caminero, PhD
Agustín Caminero, PhDComputer engineer
He has a M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and he is currently Assistant Professor (Profesor Ayudante Doctor) at the Control and Communication Systems Department UNED, Madrid. His interests include Learning Analytics, Big Data, quality of service support in parallel distributed computing systems, and development of infrastructures for e-learning.
Gimena del Río Riande, PhD
Gimena del Río Riande, PhDDigital Humanities Researcher
She has a PhD in Romance Philology (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) and she has been working since 2013 on the creation of a Digital Humanities community in Argentina and she is nowadays the vicepresident of the Asociación Argentina de Humanidades Digitales (AAHD).

Scholarship students

Bruno Sartini
Bruno SartiniMaster Student
He has a degree in Languages & Computer Science and currently he’s pursuing a Master Degree in Digital Humanities and Digital Knowledge. His main interests are NLP and Distant Reading applied to Literature.
Zoraida Sánchez Mateos, PhD Student
Zoraida Sánchez Mateos, PhD Student Literature Research
She is working as teacher and research of Spanish Literature in the University of Valladolid. She has specialized in the application of stylometry to solve problems of authorship in the poetry of the Golden Age. She also researches how to incorporate digital humanities into philology and teaching.
Patricia Garrido Teixeira
Patricia Garrido TeixeiraMaster Student
She has studied Classical Philology in the University Complutense of Madrid and in the University of Bologna. She is currently studying a Master’s degree in Digital Letters and Advanced Electronic Textualities. She collaborates in the first phase of the project for the development of the semantic model.
Carlos Cardeñoso
Carlos CardeñosoUndergraduate Student
He is working on his final thesis for his degree in Spanish Language and Literature. He has strong experience and professional background in ICT and software development. His field of interest is the relation between Linguistics and Technologies, primarily human-machine interaction.

Former members

Pablo Ruiz, PhD
Pablo Ruiz, PhDLanguage processing Expert
Pablo Ruiz Fabo works on applications of Language Technologies to Digital Humanities. He has worked on orthographic normalization (for social media text), sequence alignment (for automatic subtitling), entity linking and other information extraction tasks.
Elena Álvarez Mellado
Elena Álvarez MelladoResearcher - PhD candidate
She has a degree in Linguistics and has specialized in the field of Computational Linguistics. She has worked on lemmatisation, POS-tagging and corpus linguistics. Among her interests are Natural Language Processing and language technology applications. She is also a keen advocate for popular linguistics.
Llanos Tobarra Abad, PhD
Llanos Tobarra Abad, PhDComputer engineer
She has M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science. He is an Assistant Professor at the Control and Communication Systems Department at UNED, Madrid.
Antonio Robles, PhD
Antonio Robles, PhDComputer engineer
His has M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science. He is an Assistant Professor at the Control and Communication Systems Department at UNED, Madrid. His research interests include quality of service support in distributed systems, development of Big Data infrastructures and algorithms, and learning analytics for distance education.
Rafael Pastor Vargas, PhD
Rafael Pastor Vargas, PhDComputer engineer
He received his M.Sc. degree in physics at Complutense University, and his Ph.D. at UNED. His area of interest is developing innovative services for learning model.
Mariana Curado Malta, PhD
Mariana Curado Malta, PhDSemantic Modeling Expert
She has a PhD in Information Systems and Technologies (University of Minho, Portugal), her Thesis is about the definition of a method for the development of Metdata Application Profiles. She is an assistant professor in the Politechnique of Oporto, Portugal.
Dayana Sofia Asimbaya
Dayana Sofia AsimbayaWeb developer
She has a Diploma in Develop of web applications and she is in studying Informatics Engineering. She is working in web development, web interface and software integration.
Mara Manailescu
Mara ManailescuProject Manager
She has a Diploma in Communication and Public Relation and a Master in International Project Management. Her expertise is in development and implementation of R&D projects financed from the EC Programmes: Horizon 2020, AAL, Eureka, Eurostars, FP7.
Paloma Centenera, PhD
Paloma Centenera, PhD LINHD researcher
Juanjo Escribano
Juanjo EscribanoSoftware Developer
Stefano Versace, PhD
Stefano Versace, PhDLINHD researcher
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