Lucas Azevedo

Lucas Azevedo is a PhD candidate at the National University of Ireland - Galway and a researcher at the Insight Centre for Data Analytics.


Lucas has developed research in various fields including Semantic Web, Graph’s Theory, Linked Data, Machine Learning and more recently Deep Learning applied to Natural Language Processing. His current research focus lies in the evaluation of linguistic aspects to support automatic fake news detection.


Despite still being a student, the quality of Mr. Azevedos’ work was certified by having articles published in high-ranked conferences as The Web Conference(WWW) and Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP).

Article: How to Beat Fake News Algorythms