Profile

Academic
  • Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics (Universidad de Valencia, 1991) and Ph.D. in Computer Science (Universidad de Alicante, 1997).
  • Professor at the Departamento de Lenguajes y Sistemas Informáticos, Universidad de Alicante.
  • Teaching duties: formal languages and automata theory; algorithmics; markup languages.
  • Technical director of the Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes (2005-).
  • Head of the Departamento de Lenguajes y Sistemas Informáticos (1997-2001).
Research
  • Grammar induction from stochastic samples; probabilistic automata.
  • Recurrent neural networks and rule encoding.
  • Markup languages; digital libraries.
  • Finite-state methods in automatic translation.
  • Many body quantum theory and photonuclear reactions.
Publications

Relevant projects (coordinated)

  • Succeed: Support Action Centre of Competence in Digitisation.
  • Impact: Improved Access to Text (2010-2011).
  • MultiMatch: Multilingual/Multimedia Access To Cultural Heritage (2006-2008).
  • Herramientas para la creación de materiales didácticos en bibliotecas digitales (2006-2007).
  • SisHiTra: Sistemas híbridos para la traducción valenciano-castellano a partir de voz y texto (2001-2003).
Awards