Rodrigo Alarcón

Rodrigo Alarcón

  • Office: 2.2.B04
  • Campus: Leganés Campus
  • E-mail: ralarcon@inf.uc3m.es

Short Bio

Computer Engineer from the Universidad Católica de Santa María (Arequipa-Perú), and a Master's degree in Computer Science and Technology from the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M).

Currently I am a PHD candidate in the HULAT Research Group of the Computer Science Department of the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. I am currently working on my doctoral thesis in the field of Natural Language Processing(NLP) and Accessibility . My contribution includes a lexical simplification system using plain language and Easy Reading resources, as well as the use of NLP techniques and resources in order to comply with accessibility guidelines that texts must meet in order to be accessible to people with disabilities.

I am co-author of several publications, and I participate in research proyects in the field of my research. I am currently working on the EASIER project where some of my contributions are included.