UCL Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering

Dr Aldo Lipani

Dr Aldo Lipani


Dept of Civil, Environ &Geomatic Eng

Faculty of Engineering Science

Joined UCL
1st Oct 2018

Research summary

Aldo's research broadly focuses on Information Retrieval, Natural Language Processing, and Machine Learning.

Teaching summary

Aldo is module coordinator of:

  • CEGE0004: Machine Learning for Data Science;
  • CEGE0096: Geospatial Programming.


Technische Universitat Wien
Doctorate, Doctor | 2018
Universita degli Studi di Bologna
Other higher degree, Master of Science | 2012
Universita degli Studi di Catania
First Degree, Bachelor of Science | 2010


Aldo is a Lecturer (Asst. Prof.) in Machine Learning. Aldo is a member of the SpaceTimeLab led by Prof. Tao Cheng and of the Web Intelligence Group led by Prof. Emine Yilmaz. Previously, Aldo was a postdoc also at UCL. Aldo received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the TU Wien (Austria) with the dissertation titled: “On Biases in Information Retrieval Models and Evaluation” under the supervision of Prof. Allan Hanbury and Dr. Mihai Lupu. He has furthered his studies at the: National Institute of Standard and Technologies (NIST) in Gaithersburg, Microsoft Research Cambridge, University of Glasgow, University of Amsterdam, and National Institute of Informatics (NII) in Tokyo.