Rafa Haro

R&D Software Engineer
Information Extraction Expert
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As Software Engineer, Rafa has always been working in highly innovative environments, both as a developer and as a researcher. When he faces a problem, he tries to divide it in two stages: find a state-of-the-art solution and code it. 


Rafa has a bachelor degree in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Seville and a MSc in Linguistic Technologies and Data Mining from UNED.
Ever since he started out to work, he has always been very interested not only in Software Engineering and Development, but also in applied research.
To date, his work has been mainly related to Semantic Technologies, NLP and Machine Learning for Automatic Document Processing, gaining experience with many tools like Lucene, Solr, GATE, OpenNLP, Apache Mahout, WEKA, Scikit-learn, Spark, Hadoop and many others.


Recommendation Systems

Natural Language Processing

Semantic Technologies

Text Mining

Research Topics

✓  Semantic Technologies
✓  Heterogeneous Data Sources Integration
✓ Opinion Mining
✓ Machine Learning