Monthly Archives: April 2013

Ph.D. Candidate Giovani Chiachia Wins International Biometry Challenge

An algorithm developed by Giovani Chiachia, Ph.D. candidate supervised by Prof. Anderson Rocha and Prof. Alexandre Falcão, in a cooperation with Harvard University, got the first place in the MOBIO Face Recognition Competition of the  prestigious International Conference on Biometrics. … Continue reading

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Prof. Goldenstein Elected Coordinator of University Extension of IC

Prof. Siome Goldenstein has just been elected Coordinator of University Extension of the Institute of Computing. He assumes the post in June, for a duration of two years. IC’s extension activities include several industry–academia partnerships, in addition to two non-degree … Continue reading

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Mailing list of RECOD Alumni

Prof. Anderson Rocha is organizing a list of RECOD alumni. If you once were a student or post-doc fellow at RECOD, stay in touch with us. If you’re not already in the list, contact Anderson at anderson.rocha [@] with the subject … Continue reading

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Prof. Valle has a paper at CVIU

Prof. Eduardo Valle had a paper — “Pooling in image representation: the visual codeword point of view” — published at CVIU. That papers crowns the work of his Ph.D. student Sandra de Avila, whose main supervisor is his colleague Prof. … Continue reading

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Prof. Wainer and Prof. Valle have a paper at JASIST

Prof. Jacques Wainer and Prof. Eduardo Valle had their paper, “What happens to computer science research after it is published ? Tracking CS research lines” issued for early view on the Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST).  Eduardo tells us … Continue reading

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Prof. Valle rants about Google Chrome and privacy

New post on Prof. Eduardo Valle’s Blog, a rant about Google Chrome and privacy. Check it out ! Excuse me while I go wrap my head in tin foil

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