Welcome to my webpage!
Who am I? I am a professor on Robotics and Artificial Intelligence at the University of Campinas (Unicamp). I hold a PhD and a MSc degree on Computer Engineering from Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) and I have a bachelor on Computer Science from Universidade Federal da Paraíba (UFPB), partially executed at University of Leeds. For a complete CV, click here. My research is focused on:
- Cognitive Systems
- Attention and Machine Consciousness
- Machine Learning
- Artificial Intelligence
- Robotics on Education
If you are a motivated person interested on one of these areas (or something related to)... don't hesitate on contacting me. You can email me your CV!
My current work
I am currently the General Coordinator of the Brazilian Robotics Olympiad (OBR) - a public and free initiative supported by CNPq that takes robotics to more than 90,000 students all around the country.
I am a trustee and the former president of RoboCup Brazil (2010-2015), and a member of the Organizing committee of the Brazilian Robotics Competition (Competição Brasileira de Robótica - CBR).