Thales Costa Bertaglia (T.F.)
Thales is PhD Candidate at Maastricht University, working jointly with the Institute of Data Science and Studio Europa. His research focuses on using Natural Language Processing (NLP) techniques for social media analysis, mostly aimed at understanding the opinion of youth towards European issues.
Thales obtained his M.Sc. in Computer Science and Computational Mathematics at the University of São Paulo. His dissertation topic was Text Normalisation of User-generated Content for Portuguese.
Thales has experience working in different NLP tasks, including Machine Translation, Natural Language Understanding, and Sentiment Analysis.