Matteo Romanello is a Digital Humanities specialist with particular experience and expertise in the areas of (digital) classics and archaeology. He received his PhD from King's College London in 2015 under the supervision of Prof. Willard McCarty with a thesis entitled From Index Locorum to Citation Network: an Approach to the Automatic Extraction of Canonical References and its Applications to the Study of Classical Texts.
Matteo is currently post-doctoral research fellow at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) where he works on the Swiss National Science Foundation projects Linked Books and Impresso (from January 2018). He recently edited, together with Gabriel Bodard, an open access volume entitled Digital Classics Outside the Echo-Chamber (Ubiquity Press, 2016).
In the context of the Structures of Epic Poetry project he is working on a digital publication that will complement the printed compendium.