Ricardo Campos is an assistant professor at the ICT Departmental Unit of the Polytechnic Institute of Tomar and member of LIAAD-INESC TEC, the Artificial Intelligence and Decision Support Lab of U. Porto
He is PhD in Computer Science by the University of Porto (U. Porto), MSc. on Computer Science Engineering by the University of Beira Interior (UBI) and BSc. in Maths and Computer Science, currently Computer Science (UBI).
His work on temporal information retrieval led him to won the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2013 and to be distinguished as an “outstanding” researcher by the INESC TEC research lab.
His research interests are Information Retrieval, Web Mining and Natural Language Processing. In particular, he focus on how temporal features impact the improvement of web search systems.
He has published research in the fields of Information Retrieval and has been guest to participate in some research projects having being awarded the best short paper award at ECIR'18 (40th International Conference on Information Retrieval) for the paper entitled "A Text Feature Based Automatic Keyword Extraction Method for Single Documents".
In 2018 he has also been awarded the 1st prize of the Arquivo.pt Award for his project Conta-me Histórias (http://contamehistorias.pt)
He is an editorial board member of the Information Processing & Management Journal (Elsevier), co-chaired international conferences and workshops in Information Retrieval, being also a program committee member of several international conferences.
For comprehensive access to his works, please refer to his website at http://www.ccc.ipt.pt/~ricardo