In 1992, Fabio Tamburini obtained a degree in Computer Science with
distinction applying neural networks to pattern recognition
problems. He started his activity working at the Interfaculty Centre for
Applied and Theoretical Linguistics - University of Bologna.
In 2004 he received a PhD in Electronics and Computer Science
Engineering from the University of Bologna, defending a thesis on
the Automatic detection of prosodic prominence in continuous
He is now associate professor in the same university, where, during
the past fifteen years, he has been teaching various Computational
Linguistics and Applied Linguistics courses for the School of Arts
and Humanities and the School of Sciences both at undergraduate and
His main scientific interests span through Speech Processing,
Natural Language Processing and Corpus Linguistics.