Pedro Ortiz Suarez

Researcher

Universität Mannheim

B6, 28, Room C1.08

Email: pedro dot ortiz at uni-mannheim dot de 

Office hours:  by appointment by email

Personal Website: https://portizs.eu

Research

  • Language modeling
  • Corpus linguistics
  • Named Entity Recognition
  • Syntactic Parsing
  • Application of CL Methods to Digital Humanities

Biography

Pedro Ortiz is a researcher in the Data and Web Science Group at the University of Mannheim, working with Prof. Dr. Simone Paolo Ponzetto and Prof. Dr. Christian Bizer. His work is focuses on the development of large corpora for training language models, specially for under resourced languages and historical languages. I am interested in tasks such as Name Entity Recognition (NER), Dependency Parsing and Part-of-Speech tagging, Machine Translation and Document structuration.

Pedro was previously a PhD from Inria and Sorbonne Université, France. He is the leader of the OSCAR project and currently one of the funding members of the BigScience project.