Dr Nikos Aletras

Lecturer in Natural Language Processing
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Telephone: +44 (0) 114 222 1911

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Nikos Aletras is a Lecturer in Natural Language Processing (NLP) in the Computer Science Department at the University of Sheffield, co-affiliated with the Machine Learning (ML) group. Previously, he was a research scientist at Amazon (Core ML and Alexa) and a research associate at UCL, Department of Computer Science, Media Futures Group. He completed a PhD in NLP at the University of Sheffield. His research interests are in NLP, Machine Learning and Data Science. He develops text analysis methods to solve problems in other scientific areas such as (computational) social and legal science.


Research interests

  • NLP
  • Computational Social Science
  • Legal NLP
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning

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