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Paola Podestà

Role: Post Doctoral Fellow
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  • Geographical Information Systems
    Information Visualization
    Knowledge Organization Systems
    Knowledge Technologies
    Linked Data
    Metadata Analysis
    Semantic Similarity

  • Paola Podestà MS graduated cum laude in Computer Science at University of Genoa in October 2004, in the same university she also got her PhD degree in Computer Science in April 2010. From February 2011 to January 2013 she held a post-doc position at the Department of Computer and Information Sciences of the University of Genoa, Italy. Her research interests are focused on the area of geospatial databases and information systems. In particular she is improving her knowledge of geo-spatial data model, GIS, WebGIS, geospatial query processing, and approximate query processing considering both stored data and data streams. She took part to the italian project "SPADA@WEB - Web-based Management and Representation of Spatial and Geographic Data" (PRIN 2003). Now, she is investigating the research areas of Knowledge Management System and Linked Data.