Instituto Superior Técnico
Dept. Computer Science and Engineering / Dept. Bioengineering
R. Alves Redol 9, 1000-029 Lisboa, Portugal
Tel. (+351) 213 100 384
Systems and Computational Biology, in particular dynamic modeling, control and optimization of biological networks, and the analysis of high-dimensional clinical data. Focus in model identification of biological systems, and also machine learning and biostatistics for personalized medicine. More information here.
I received the award Prémios Jovens Investigadores UTL/Deloitte e UTL/Caixa Geral de Depósitos 2010. Ceremony program.
In 2017 I was awarded the Prémio Científico da Universidade de Lisboa/Caixa Geral de Depósitos in the area of Computer Science and Engineering.
KDBIO/INESC-ID and IST organized RECOMB'2010 - Fourteenth International Conference on Research in Computational Molecular Biololgy, that was held in Lisbon in August 2010.
Mar. 2001- Feb. 2005 - PhD student in Biology/Bioinformatics - grant SFRH / BD / 3134 / 2000 from Portuguese Science Foundation (FCT) - under the supervision of Jonas S Almeida in Biomathematics Group @ ITQB/UNL (Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica/Universidade Nova de Lisboa). PhD Thesis title: Biological sequence analysis by vector maps: alignment-free comparison of DNA and proteins
- defense on the 25 Feb. 2005.
2000-2002 - Graduate Courses in Probability and Statistics (Mathematics Department, Instituto Superior Técnico - Lisboa)