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Ana Fred
Instituto de Telecomunicações and University of Lisbon

Brief Bio
Ana Fred received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering, in 1989 and 1994, respectively, both from Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal. She is a Faculty Member of IST since 1986, where she has been a professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and more recently with the Department of Biomedical Engineering. She is a researcher at the Pattern and Image Analysis Group of the Instituto de Telecomunicações. Her main research areas are on pattern recognition, both structural and statistical approaches, with application to data mining, learning systems, behavioral biometrics, and biomedical applications. She has done pioneering work on clustering, namely on cluster ensemble approaches. Recent work on biosensors hardware (including BITalino – and ECG-based biometrics (Vitalidi project) have been object of several nacional and internacional awards, as well as wide dissemination on international media, constituting a success story of knowledge transfer from research to market. She has published over 160 papers in international refereed conferences, peer reviewed journals, and book chapters. ... More >>


Sherief Abdallah, British University in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Muhammad Abulaish, South Asian University, India
Samad Ahmadi, De Montfort University, United Kingdom
Mayer Aladjem, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Maria J. Aramburu Cabo, University Jaume I, Spain
Eva Armengol, IIIA CSIC, Spain
Zeyar Aung, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, United Arab Emirates
Vladan Babovic, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Márcio Basgalupp, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil
Alejandro Bellogin, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain
Rafael Berlanga Llavori, University Jaume I, Spain
Jiang Bian, Independent Researcher, China
Pavel Brazdil, University of Porto, Portugal
Fabricio Breve, State University of São Paulo, Brazil
Yi Cai, South China University of Technology, China
Rui Camacho, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Keith C. Chan, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Chien-Chung Chan, University of Akron, United States
Meng C. Chen, Independent Researcher, Taiwan, Republic of China
Shu-Ching Chen, Florida International University, United States
Philipp Cimiano, University of Bielefeld, Germany
Luis M. de Campos, University of Granada, Spain
Alberto Del Bimbo, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy
Emanuele Di Buccio, University of Padua, Italy
Giorgio Maria Di Nunzio, Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy
Thanh-Nghi Do, College of Information Technology, Can Tho University, Vietnam
Dejing Dou, University of Oregon, United States
Antoine Doucet, University of La Rochelle, France
Tapio Elomaa, Tampere University, Finland
Iaakov Exman, The Jerusalem College of Engineering - JCE - Azrieli, Israel
Katti Facelli, Independent Researcher, Brazil
Nastaran Fatemi, HEIG-VD, University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Switzerland
Elisabetta Fersini, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Philippe Fournier-Viger, University of Moncton, Canada
Panorea Gaitanou, Universidad de Alcala, Spain
Susan Gauch, University of Arkansas, United States
Rosario Girardi, Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rosalba Giugno, University of Catania, Italy
Nuno P. Gonçalves, Superior School of Technology, Polithecnical Institute of Setúbal, Portugal
Antonella Guzzo, University of Calabria, Italy
Yaakov Hacohen-Kerner, Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev), Israel
Greg Hamerly, Baylor University, United States
Karin Harbusch, Universität Koblenz-Landau, Germany
Jennifer Harding, Loughborough University, United Kingdom
José Hernández-Orallo, Independent Researcher, Spain
Beatriz de la Iglesia, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom
Szymon Jaroszewicz, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Liu Jing, Xidian University, China
Mouna Kamel, IRIT, France
Mehmed Kantardzic, University of Louisville, United States
Ron S. Kenett, KPA and the Samuel Neaman Institute, Technion, Israel
Claus-Peter Klas, GESIS Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Germany
Natallia Kokash, Leiden University, Netherlands
Steven Kraines, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Ralf Krestel, Hasso-Plattner-Institut, Germany
Hagen Langer, University of Bremen, Germany
Mark Last, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Anne Laurent, Lirmm, Montpellier University, France
Carson K. Leung, University of Manitoba, Canada
Chun H. Li, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Lei Li, Florida International University, United States
Xia Lin, Drexel University, United States
Jun Liu, University of Ulster, United Kingdom
Engelbert Mephu Nguifo, LIMOS, Université Clermont Auvergne, France
Misael Mongiovi, Università di Catania, Italy
Stefania Montani, Piemonte Orientale University, Italy
Manuel Montes y Gómez, INAOE, Mexico
Eduardo F. Morales, INAOE, Mexico
Gianluca Moro, Università di Bologna, Italy
Henning Müller, University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland, Switzerland
Wolfgang Nejdl, L3S and University of Hannover, Germany
Mitsunori Ogihara, University of Miami, United States
Elias Oliveira, Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo, Brazil
Fabrício Olivetti de França, Universidade Federal do ABC, Brazil
Nicola Orio, Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy
Rui Pedro Paiva, University of Coimbra, Portugal
Krzysztof Pancerz, University of Rzeszow, Poland
Panos M. Pardalos, University of Florida, United States
Luigi Pontieri, National Research Council (CNR), Italy
Alfredo Pulvirenti, University of Catania, Italy
Marcos G. Quiles, Federal University of Sao Paulo - UNIFESP, Brazil
Bijan Raahemi, University of Ottawa, Canada
Maria Rifqi, University Panthéon-Assas, France
Fabio Rinaldi, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Carolina Ruiz, WPI, United States
Henryk Rybinski, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Ovidio Salvetti, National Research Council of Italy - CNR, Italy
Filippo Sciarrone, Universitas Mercatorum, Italy
Fabricio Silva, FIOCRUZ - Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Brazil
Dan A. Simovici, Department of Computer Science, University of Massachusetts Boston, United States
Minseok Song, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Korea, Republic of
Marcin Sydow, Independent Researcher, Poland
Andrea Tagarelli, University of Calabria, Italy
Kosuke Takano, Kanagawa Institute of Technology, Japan
Ulrich Thiel, Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, Germany
Kar A. Toh, Yonsei University, Korea, Republic of
Vicenc Torra, University of Skövde, Sweden
Alicia Troncoso Lora, Pablo de Olavide University of Seville, Spain
Evelyne Tzoukermann, Independent Researcher, United States
Domenico Ursino, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
Slobodan Vucetic, Temple University, United States
Jiabing Wang, South China University of Technology, China
Harco S. Warnars, Bina Nusantara university, Indonesia
Leandro K. Wives, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Yinghui Wu, Independent Researcher, United States
Yang Xiang, The Ohio State University, United States

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