Associate professor
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U14, Floor 02, Room 2006
Viale Sarca, 336 - 20126 MILANO


Marco Viviani is an Associate Professor at the Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca / Department of Informatics, Systems, and Communication (DISCo), on topics connected to Information Retrieval and Data Analytics in the Social Web.

He graduated in Computer Science and he obtained the Ph.D. in Informatics from the Università degli Studi di Milano.

In 2009 he obtained a one-year postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Université de Bourgogne / Le2i (Dijon, France). In 2010 he obtained a two-year Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées / LIRIS (Lyon, France). From 2011 to 2013 he held a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Università degli Studi dell’Insubria (Varese, Italy) / DiSTA.

His main topics of interest include Information Retrieval, Knowledge Extraction and Management, Social Media Analytics, Social Computing, Trust and Reputation Management, User Modeling, Fuzzy Logic, Aggregation Operators.

On these topics, he has written several international publications.


  • Crocamo, C., Viviani, M., Famiglini, L., Bartoli, F., Pasi, G., & Carrà, G. (2021). Surveilling COVID-19 emotional contagion on Twitter. EUROPEAN PSYCHIATRY, 64(1 (3 February 2021)), 1-6 [10.1192/j.eurpsy.2021.3].
  • Saracco, F., & Viviani, M. (2021). Overview of ROMCIR 2021: Workshop on reducing online misinformation through credible information retrieval. In 2021 Workshop Reducing Online Misinformation Through Credible Information Retrieval, ROMCIR 2021, 1 April 2021. CEUR-WS.
  • Goeuriot, L., Suominen, H., Kelly, L., Alemany, L., Brew-Sam, N., Cotik, V., et al. (2021). CLEF eHealth Evaluation Lab 2021. In Advances in Information Retrieval : 43rd European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2021, Virtual Event, March 28 – April 1, 2021, Proceedings, Part II (pp.593-600). Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH [10.1007/978-3-030-72240-1_69].
  • Viviani, M., Crocamo, C., Mazzola, M., Bartoli, F., Carrà, G., & Pasi, G. (2021). Assessing vulnerability to psychological distress during the COVID-19 pandemic through the analysis of microblogging content. FUTURE GENERATION COMPUTER SYSTEMS, 125(December 2021), 446-459 [10.1016/j.future.2021.06.044].
  • Putri, D., Viviani, M., & Pasi, G. (2021). A Multi-Task Learning Model for Multidimensional Relevance Assessment. In Experimental IR Meets Multilinguality, Multimodality, and Interaction (pp.103-115). Springer Science and Business Media Deutschland GmbH [10.1007/978-3-030-85251-1_9].