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Ricardo Baeza-Yates

Ricardo Baeza-Yates is VP of Research and Fellow for Yahoo Labs in Sunnyvale, California. Until 2015 he was VP of Research for Europe and Latin America, leading the Yahoo! Research labs at Barcelona, Spain and Santiago, Chile. Until 2012 he also supervised the lab in Haifa, Israel. Until 2005 he was the director of the Center for Web Research at the Department of Computer Science of the Engineering School of the University of Chile; and ICREA Professor and founder of the Web Research Group at the Dept. of Information and Communication Technologies of Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain. He maintains ties with both mentioned universities as a part-time professor for the Ph.D. program. 

His research interests includes algorithms and data structures, information retrieval, web data mining, and data visualization.

He is ACM Fellow and IEEE Fellow.

Curriculum Vitae >>

NEW: Second Edition of Modern Information Retrieval (Addison Wesley, 2011)

NEW: 32 Years of Computing: From Student to Fellow (in Spanish, Bits Magazine, DCC, Univ. of Chile, Nov 2011)

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Diagonal 177, 9th floor
08018 Barcelona
Catalunya, Spain

  Dept. of Computer Science
Universidad de Chile
Blanco Encalada 2120
6511224 Santiago


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  • Search in all the Chilean Web!: TodoCL. Study, relations, and map of the Chilean Web. This search engine is part of a Chilean spin-off in search technology: Barcino.


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