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Professor Danushka Bollegala

Professor Computer Science

    Research

    Natural Language Processing

    I have conducted research in different problems of natural language processing such as text summarisation, word embedding learning, relation extraction, semantic/relational similarity measurement, textual entailment, discourse analysis, information retrieval, domain adaptation, argument mining and sentiment classification. Please see my publications page for more details about these works.

    Data Mining

    I have been involved in various research projects related to data mining such as legal data, medical data, financial data and cooking receipies.

    Machine Learning

    I lead the Data Mining and the Machine Learning (DMML) research group and have authored text books in Deep Learning and Machine Learning for Web Mining.

    Research Grants

    NIHR ARC 2 national social care implementation projects

    DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE (UK), LCCG - LIVERPOOL CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUP (UK)

    October 2019 - March 2026

    KTP with Fletchers Solicitors Ltd

    FLETCHERS SOLICITORS LTD (UK), INNOVATE UK (UK)

    April 2017 - April 2020

    WEB-RADR

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    September 2014 - August 2017