- Agregação (habil), IST/UTL, Nov. 2002
- MsC, PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute,
Department, Troy, NY
Engº Electrotécnico (BSEE), IST
- Eurographics 2016 International Program Co-Chair.
- Elected member of the ACM Europe Council since 1 July 2015.
- Our paper on Blended Learning and Student Motivation appeared on the Int Journal of Mobile and Blended Learning
- Our paper on Gamification for smarter learning: tales from the trenches is now published on Smart Learning Environments Journal (Springer)
- ACM Computing Surveys has published our paper on A Survey on Implicit Surface Polygonization (May 2015)
- Research Interests
- Calligraphic and Multimodal User Interfaces, Pattern Recognition, Visual Computing, Computers in Education, Online Learning
- Current Activities
- Senior member IEEE VGTC, Chair ACM/SIGGRAPH Small Conferences and Symposia Committee, Adjunct Professor at U of Calgary CS Department, EG/SIGGRAPH CGEMS, MISE (see video in Portuguese here),Chair of EG Working Group on Sketch-Based Interfaces, Eurographics Association, Head of Visualization and Intelligent Multimodal Interfaces Group at INESC-ID, Lisboa
- Conference Co-Chair 12 International Conference on CAD/Graphics, Xi'an, China, August 26-28, 2015.
- Area Co-Chair Multimedia Interfaces, 17th IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, Dec 14-16 2015, Miami, Florida USA.
- PC Member
- ACM VRST 2015,Nov 13th to Nov 15th in Beihang University, Beijing, China., ACM Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS), Madeira, Portugal, November 15-18, 2015. ACM SIGGRAPH Asia Symposium on Education, Kobe, Japan Nov. 2015
- Journals (Editorial Board)
- Editor-in-Chief Computers & Graphics,ERCIM Editorial Board,International Journal of Virtual Reality, International Journal of Mobile and Blended Learning
- Current: EC 7FP: GALA, National: TECTON 3D, MIVIS, CEDAR, Digital Alberti
- Past: TARGET, MAXIMUS, IMPROVE, SmartSketches (Praxis XXI, EC/5FP), , Eurotooling21, FCT: BIRD, DecorAR, Lusa S2I, Sagres (Praxis XXI), Alfa INETGAM, FCT: InStory
- Associations I am affiliated with
Eurographics Association, SM ACM
/ SIGGRAPH (Small Conferences Committee Chair), Senior Member IEEE
/ Computer Society, Eurographics Portuguese Chapter, IAPR/APRP IFIP TC13 (HCI)
- Contact Information