Marina Martinez

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Prof. Marina Martinez-Garcia received the B.S. degree in mathematics from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), Spain, in 2009, and the Ph.D. degree in computer science from Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) in 2014. She is a Professor in the mathematics Department of Universitat Jaume I, Castelló Spain. She is also a member of the Institut de Matemàtiques de Castello (IMAC) and the Instituto de Estudios Feministas Purificación Escribano. Her current research interests include machine learning and deep learning with applications in neuroscience.

She began her collaboration with ELLIS Alicante through the Data Science against COVID-19 taskforce created by the Presidency of the Generalitat Valenciana between March 2020 and April 2022, of which she was an active member.

Publications in association with ELLIS Alicante


Gulati, A., Martinez-Garcia, M., Lepri, B., & Oliver, N. (2024). What is beautiful is still good, especially if you are man: The Attractiveness Halo Effect in the era of AI-based Beauty Filters. International Conference on Computational Social Science.


Martínez-García, M., Sansano-Sansano, E., Castillo-Hornero, A., Femenia, R., Roomp, K., & Oliver, N. (2022). Social Isolation during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Spain: A Population Study. Nature Scientific Reports, 12(1), 1-15.
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