Institution: Università di Pisa, ISTI-CNR
Virginia Morini was born in 1995 in Poggibonsi (SI). She graduated in Data Science and Business Informatics at the University of Pisa in 2020.
Before joining the PhD in Artificial Intelligence, she was a research fellow at the National Research Council (ISTI – KDD Lab) under the research program SoBigData++ European Integrated Infrastructure for Social Mining and Big Data Analytics.
Her main research area concerns the application and design of Network Science and Natural Processing techniques to identify, quantify, and mitigate Polluted Information Systems. This terminology refers to those environments where opinions exchange and public debates are biased by the existence of polluted contents and behaviours (e.g., online social networks, media landscape, mental-health forums).