Ngoc-Phuoc-An Vo (aka An Vo) is currently working as a postdoctoral researcher at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, US. He works on different topics in Natural Language Processing (NLP) for applications in various domains, including manufacturing, human resources, and litigation.
He obtained his PhD in Computer Science and Natural Language Processing, at the University of Trento, Italy. His grant was funded by Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK) and he was working as a Research Associate at Human Language Technology unit, Information Extraction group.
His research interest is focused on Natural Language Processing topics, such as Natural Language Interface to DataBases, Information Extraction, Semantic Textual Similarity and Relatedness, Textual Entailment, Entity Extraction and Disambiguation, and Information Retrieval.