João Nuno Correia



Cognitive and Media Systems

Research interests

Artificial Intelligence
Evolutionary Computation
Machine Learning
Computational Creativity
Pattern Recognition
Computer Vision

Short Bio

João Correia is an Invited Assistant Professor at the University of Coimbra and a researcher of the Computational Design and Visualization Lab. from the Cognitive Media Systems group of the Centre for Informatics and Systems of the same university. He was also an Invited Assistant Professor at the Lusófona University of Lisbon.

He holds a PhD in Information Science and Technology from the University of Coimbra. He also holds a MSc and BS in Informatics Engineering from the University of Coimbra. His main research interests include Evolutionary Computation, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision and Computational Creativity. He is involved in different international program committees of International conferences of the area of Evolutionary Computation, Artificial Intelligence and Computational Art and Creativity and reviewer for different conferences and journals of the areas. He was also chair of the International Conference of Evolutionary Art Music and Design conference. Furthermore, he has authored and co-authored several articles on the different International Conferences and journals on Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Computation and is involved in national and international projects.

Past Projects

SBIRC - Based Image Retrieval and Classification
ConCreTe - Concept Creation Technology

Journal Articles

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PhD Theses

MSc Theses

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