Fabio Rinaldi

NLP Unit
  • Information Extraction
  • Biomedical text mining

Fabio Rinaldi is a senior researcher at the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA), in Lugano, Switzerland, where he is the leader of the NLP group. Before that he was lecturer and senior researcher at the University of Zurich, where he initiated and coordinated the OntoGene group, focusing on Text Mining for biomedical applications.

His relationship with FBK dates back to 1993-1996 when he was an affiliate student in the group of Oliviero Stock, working on a dissertation on Knowledge Representation for Natural Language Processing. From 2016 to 2019 he was a part-time researcher at FBK within the scope of a joint project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF). Currently he maintains the status of a visiting fellow.


  • fabio.rinaldi.uzh
  • +39 0461 314581


This publication list is not regularly maintained. For an up-to-date list, please consult google scholar (see link above).

  • Qinghua Wang, Shabbir S. Abdul, Lara Almeida, Sophia Ananiadou, Yalbi I. Balderas-Martínez, Riza Batista-Navarro, David Campos, Lucy Chilton, Hui-Jou Chou, Gabriela Contreras, Laurel Cooper, Hong-Jie Dai, Barbra Ferrell, Juliane Fluck, Socorro Gama-Castro, Nancy George, Georgios Gkoutos, Afroza K. Irin, Lars J. Jensen, Silvia Jimenez, Toni R. Jue, Ingrid Keseler, Sumit Madan, Sérgio Matos, Peter McQuilton, Marija Milacic, Matthew Mort, Jeyakumar Natarajan, Evangelos Pafilis, Emiliano Pereira, Shruti Rao, Fabio Rinaldi, Karen Rothfels, David Salgado, Raquel M. Silva, Onkar Singh, Raymund Stefancsik, Chu-Hsien Su, Suresh Subramani, Hamsa D. Tadepally, Loukia Tsaprouni, Nicole Vasilevsky, Xiaodong Wang, Andrew Chatr-Aryamontri, Stanley J. F. Laulederkind, Sherri Matis-Mitchell, Johanna McEntyre, Sandra Orchard, Sangya Pundir, Raul Rodriguez-Esteban, Kimberly Van Auken, Zhiyong Lu, Mary Schaeffer, Cathy H. Wu, Lynette Hirschman, and Cecilia N. Arighi. Overview of the interactive task in BioCreative V. The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation, 2016, baw119. doi:10.1093/database/baw119
  • Mauro Mazzocut, Ivana Truccolo, Marialuisa Antonini, Fabio Rinaldi, Paolo Omero, Emanuela Ferrarin, Paolo De Paoli, Carlo Tasso. Insight of Italian Web conversations in Complementary and Alternative Medicines and Cancer, Journal of Medical Internet Research, 2016, 18(6):e120. doi:10.2196/jmir.5521
  • Fabio Rinaldi, Tilia Renate Ellendorff, Sumit Madan, Simon Clematide, Adrian van der Lek, Theo Mevissen, Juliane Fluck. BioCreative V Track 4: A Shared Task for the Extraction of Causal Network Information in Biological Expression Language. The Journal of Biological Databases and Curation, 2016, baw067. doi:10.1093/database/baw067