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José Barata

José Barata

Dr. José Barata (M) is a professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering of the NOVA University of Lisbon and a senior researcher of the UNINOVA Institute. He coordinates the Group of Robotics and Industrial Complex Systems (RICS) that is composed of 4 PhDs and 12 PhD Students. He has a PhD degree in Robotics and Integrated Manufacturing since 2004 from the New University of Lisbon. Dr. Barata has participated in more than 15 International Research projects involving different programmes (NMP, IST, ITEA, ESPRIT). Since 2004, he has been leading the UNINOVA participation …

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João Paulo Pimentão

João Paulo Pimentão

He holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the NOVA University of Lisbon in 2006 and a Master’s Degree in Computer Engineering from the same University in 1994.
He has been lecturing in the Department of Electrical Engineering of the Faculty of Science and Technology of the NOVA University of Lisbon (FCT/UNL) since 1990. There he has been a member of several governing bodies, including the Management Board of the Faculty.
Since 1985 he collaborates with the Center of Technology and Systems on the UNINOVA Institute in the areas of Security, E-commerce, Knowledge Discovery …

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Javad Jassbi

Javad Jassbi

Prof. Javad Jassbi is a senior researcher in Uninova, Nova University of Lisbon, and professor at the Department of Industrial Management in I.A.U., Science & Research branch. He received his BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1997, MSc in Strategic Management from I.A.U., and PhD in Industrial Management (System) in 2003. He did his Post-Doc in fuzzy knowledge-based systems in Nova University of Lisbon in 2005 and was invited as an Academic Visitor to Bristol Business School in 2010. He was the Head of Business Management Department at Azad University in Oxford and Head …

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Tiago Cardoso

Tiago Cardoso

Tiago is Professor at the Nova University of Lisbon since 1998, when he finished the Pre-Bologna Software Engineering course, and the Masters afterwards and then he moved to the Electrical and Computer Engineering and finished the PhD. The PhD topic was the introduction of proactiveness in computational services. In terms of research interests, he started in the Virtual Enterprises area, then evolved to the services area (the PhD one) and is now working in the Digital Games Area. At the Eletrical Engineering Department, he have teached courses like Real-Time Systems, Data Mode …

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Eduardo Pinto

Eduardo Pinto

Eduardo PINTO (Male), is pursuing is PhD on swarm and cooperative robotics at the NOVA University of Lisbon under the supervision of Prof. José Barata, while collaborating in several projects at UNINOVA. He received a B.Sc in electrical engineering from Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL) in 1991 and an electrical engineering degree in 1995 by Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) from Universidade Técnica de Lisboa. He obtained a M.Sc. in 2002, also from IST, with a thesis on HIL- Hardware In Loop simulation for electronic control units for automobiles. He had par …

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Giovanni Di Orio

Giovanni Di Orio

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Francisco Marques

Francisco Marques

Francisco MARQUES (Male), is pursuing is PhD in navigation in harsh environments and cooperative robotics at the NOVA University of Lisbon under the supervision of Prof. José Barata. He received his master degree in Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineer, from this University in 2012. He has been working as a researcher in UNINOVA since. He was responsible for the navigation, control, sensor data processing for several mobile robots for aerial, marine an all-terrain applications, developed in the projects INTROBOT and Robosampler and Echord Riverwatch.

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André Rocha

André Rocha

André Rocha (Male) is currently a PhD student at the NOVA University of Lisbon and is a researcher at the UNINOVA institute. He received in MSc in 2013, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, from the New University of Lisbon. As a researcher he has been involved in the FP7 IDEAS project, focused in the development of plug and produce intelligent automation solutions, FP7 PRIME project, that focuses on plug and produce using standard off-the-shelve automation equipment, FP7 Pro-SEco project focused in novel methodology and a comprehensive ICT solution for collaborative desig …

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Ricardo Mendonça

Ricardo Mendonça

Ricardo MENDONÇA (Male) is pursuing is PhD on visual attention and computer graphics at Science and Technology Faculty (@ NOVA University of Lisbon), under the supervision of Prof. José Barata. He received a MSc (2012) in swarm theory applied to visual attention. Aside his PhD’s work, he is also been researching at CTS-UNINOVA on national and european research projects. His current main research interests include autonomous systems, field robotics, active vision, and selective rendering for computer graphics. He has published 11 scientific papers in international conferenc …

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André Lourenço

André Lourenço

André LOURENÇO (Male), during the course of his MsC (completed in 2014) and early research work towards his PhD, under supervision of José Barata, has been involved with diverse mobile robotics-related projects at the Uninova institute. He received his MSc equivalency from Science and Technology Faculty (@ NOVA University of Lisbon) submitting his dissertation on volumetric approaches to hazard mapping for ground vehicles’ off-road navigation. Aside continuing his work on further national and european research projects, he is advancing his PhD study on artificial intellig …

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Mafalda Rocha

Mafalda Rocha

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Ricardo Peres

Ricardo Peres

Ricardo Peres holds a Master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Nova University of Lisbon since 2015, being currently working on his Ph.D, focusing on Intelligent Cyber-Physical Systems to be used in manufacturing environments. As a researcher at UNINOVA, over the last few years he’s been involved in industrially focused European research projects such as FP7 PRIME, focused on the reconfiguration and monitoring of plug and produce systems using standard off-the-shelve automation equipment, and H2020 PERFoRM, which targets the conceptual transformation of exis …

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Pedro Monteiro

Pedro Monteiro

Pedro Lima Monteiro is a 23 year old PhD student at the NOVA University of Lisbon and is a researcher at the UNINOVA institute. He received its MSc Degree in 2015, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, from the New University of Lisbon.
As a researcher he has been involved in FP7 Pro-SEco Project focused in novel methodology and a comprehensive ICT solution for collaborative design of product services (Meta Products) and their production pro-cesses. Moreover, he is currently working in the H2020 OpenMOS Project focused in develop new modular and distributed automation solut …

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Catiele Lima

Catiele Lima

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Danielle Sandler

Danielle Sandler

Danielle is Brazilian, but first of all “gaucha”. She has an extensive experience in the banking sector, took a break in the profession life and is currently dedicated to a PhD on Complexity Sciences. Inveterate dreamer, in love with the simple of life and with thirsty for knowledge, having already passed through the areas like economics, finance, information systems, data management, she is currently submerged in complexity

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Koorosh Aslansefat

Koorosh Aslansefat

Koorosh Aslansefat was born in Tehran, Iran, in 1989. He received a BSc degree in Marine Electronics and Communication Engineering from Chabahar Maritime University (CMU), Chabahar, Iran in 2011 and ranked 1st among BSc students of the electronic department. He received an MSc degree in Control Engineering at Shahid Beheshti University (SBU), Tehran, Iran in 2015. Currently, He is the Ph.D. student at the New University of Lisbon. He has a number of published papers in Reliability and Safety Area. His main research interests are in Artificial Intelligent, Optimization with Evo …

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João Carvalho

João Carvalho

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João Matos

João Matos

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Raul Guilherme

Raul Guilherme

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Guilherme Brito

Guilherme Brito

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Lino Castanheira

Lino Castanheira

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Pedro Prates

Pedro Prates

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João Barata

João Barata

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Luis do Ó

Luis do Ó

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Ana Beatriz Salvado

Ana Beatriz Salvado

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João Lopes

João Lopes

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