I am a PhD student in Computer Science (IR, NLP, ML) at the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) under the supervision of Claudia Hauff.

I was born in Minas Gerais, Brazil. There I obtained my BSc and MSc degrees in computer science from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), where I worked in the information retrieval lab during my master and the data science and system performance lab during my bachelor. During my study I was a research intern at the University of Quebec in Montreal, visiting researcher at New York University and software engineering intern at startup company Zunnit Technologies.

My work interests encompass search and recommendation, natural language processing and machine learning. Here is my brief resume:




  • Program Committee member of RecSys 2019
  • Program Committee member of ACL 2019
  • Program Committee member of SIGIR 2019
  • Program Committee member of ECIR 2019
  • Program Committee member of ICWSM 2019
  • Program Committee member of RecSys 2018 - Best reviewer award
  • Program Committee member of CSCW 2018

Grants and Scholarships

  • SIGIR'18 and CIKM'18 - Student travel grant
  • SIGIR/ESSIR'17 - Scholarship for Summer School
  • SIGIR/ICTIR'17 - Student travel grant
  • CAPES/CNPq - Scholarship for supporting Master's degree
  • Mitacs Globalink - Fellowship for support research intern experience in Canada top universities
  • CNPq - Scholarship for supporting scientific initiation during undergrad studies.

Other cool things about me


Delft University of Technology - EWI/ST/WIS
PO Box 5031
2600 GA Delft
The Netherlands

Email: f.moraes[at]tudelft.nl or fe.moraesg[at]gmail.com