Welcome Prof. Francisco de A.T. de Carvalho to be the TPC!

Prof. Francisco de A.T. de Carvalho

Francisco de A.T. de Carvalho received the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science in 1992 from Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA) and Université Paris-IX Dauphine, France. From 1992 to 1998, he was a lecturer at Statistical Department at Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil. He joined the Center of Informatics at Universidade Federal de Pernambuco in 1999, where he is currently Full Professor. He held visiting posts in several leading universities and research centers in Europe. With main research interests in symbolic data analysis, clustering analysis and machine learning he has authored over 200 technical papers in international journals and conferences. He has served as Coordinator (2005–2009) of the post-graduate program of computer science of the CIn/UFPE. He has been involved in program committees of many Brazilian and international conferences. He has also served as review of many international journals and conferences. He was member for the council (2009–2013) of the International Association for Statistical Computing (IASC).