Rui Nóbrega is a researcher at INESC TEC and an Invited Auxiliary Professor at University of Porto in the Faculty of Engineering (DEI-FEUP). He has a Computer Science Ph.D. degree (Doutoramento em Informática) and has been involved in several computer software projects in collaboration with private companies, public institutions and academia. He studied at the Faculty of Science and Technology in the NOVA University of Lisbon, obtaining degrees in Computer Science (Ph.D.) and Computer Software Engineering (M.Sc., B.Sc.). Before working at FEUP, he worked in the IT company Novabase as a programmer and in the research center CITI (NOVA). Throughout his research at CITI he has collaborated with several entities (Fundação Gulbenkian, LNEC, Protecção Civil, Fundação Museu Berardo, FCSH-UNL, Hospital de S. João) and private companies (Duvideo, Inovagency, BIN, NextWay, Atelier Joana Vasconcelos) by providing high-level consulting skills in multimedia, augmented reality, computer vision and interactive and mobile interfaces. Rui Nóbrega has published several scientific articles in international conferences and had several international experiences. These experiences include a mid-term research visit to the ICG lab at the Technical University of Graz, Austria. Finally he was also a teaching assistant at his university. In general he enjoys working with computer graphics, computer vision, augmented reality, multimedia, interfaces, intelligent algorithms and new interaction devices.
Areas of interest:Computer Graphics, HCI, Multimedia, Augmented Reality, Computer Vision