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André Lourenço

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 15-09-2002
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Information and Data Sciences
Group: Pattern and Image Analysis – Lx

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Address: IT – Lisboa
Instituto Superior Técnico - Torre Norte - Piso 10
Av. Rovisco Pais, 1
1049 - 001 Lisboa
Tel: +351 21 841 84 54
Fax: +351 21 841 84 72

Alternative Personal Web Page

Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 30-11-2014
  • MSc, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-09-2002
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-12-2001
  • Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa - ISEL, 15-09-2005, Assistant Professor
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Clustering
  • Biometrics
  • ECG biometrics
As Supervisor
As Co-supervisor
  • A. P. Alves Alves, João Martins Martins, H. Silva, A. Lourenço, A. L. N. Fred, H. F. Ferreira, Paper-based inkjet electrodes: Experimental study for ECG applications, Chapter in, Physiological Computing Systems, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, 2014
  • A. Lourenço, S. Bulo Bulo, A. L. N. Fred, M. Pelillo, Consensus Clustering with Robust Evidence Accumulation, Chapter in, Energy Minimization Methods in Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, Heyden, Anders and Kahl, Fredrik and Olsson, Carl and Oskarsson, Magnus and Tai, Xue-Cheng, Springer, Lund, 2013
  • A. Lourenço, S. Bulo Bulo, N. Rebagliati, A. L. N. Fred, M. A. T. Figueiredo, M. Pelillo, A MAP approach to evidence accumulation clustering, Chapter in, Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods 2013, Revised Selected Papers, Maria De Marsico and Ana Fred, Springer, Vilamoura, 2013
  • A. Lourenço, S. Bulo Bulo, C. C. Carreiras, H. Silva, A. L. N. Fred, M. Pelillo, Dominant Set Approach to ECG Biometrics, Chapter in, CIARP 2013, Part I, LNCS 8258 proceedings, ?, Springer, Havana, 2013
  • A. L. N. Fred, A. Lourenço, H. Aidos, S. Bulo Bulo, N. Rebagliati, M. A. T. Figueiredo, M. Pelillo, Learning Similarities from Examples under the Evidence Accumulation Clustering Paradigm, Chapter in, Similarity-Based Pattern Analysis and Recognition, Marcello Pelillo, Springer, 2013
  • A. Lourenço, A. L. N. Fred, M. A. T. Figueiredo, A Generative Dyadic Aspect Model for Evidence Accumulation Clustering, Chapter in, SIMBAD 2011, M. Pelillo and E.R. Hancock, Springer, 2011
  • J. Duarte, A. L. N. Fred, A. Lourenço, F. Jorge Duarte Duarte, On Consensus Clustering Validation, Chapter in, Structural, Syntactic, and Statistical Pattern Recognition, Hancock, Edwin and Wilson, Richard and Windeatt, Terry and Ulusoy, Ilkay and Escolano, Francisco, Springer, 2010
  • S. Bulo Bulo, A. Lourenço, A. L. N. Fred, Pairwise Probabilistic Clustering Using Evidence Accumulation, Chapter in, Structural, Syntactic, and Statistical Pattern Recognition, Edwin R. Hancock and Richard C. Wilson and Terry Windeatt and Ilkay Ulusoy and Francisco Escolano, Springer, Berlin, 2010
  • A. Ferreira, A. Lourenço, B.P. Pinto, J.T. Tendeiro, Tuning Iris Recognition for Noisy Images, Chapter in, BIOSTEC 2009, CCIS-Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 52, A. Fred, J. Filipe, H. Gamboa, Springer, Berlin, 2010
  • A. L. N. Fred, A. Lourenço, Cluster Ensemble Methods: from Single Clusterings to Combined Solutions, Chapter in, Supervised and Unsupervised Ensemble Methods and their Applications, Oleg Okun and Giorgio Ventini, Springer, 2008

Closed Projects7

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
ADIAR Alzheimer Disease: Image Analysis and Recognition FCT/PTDC 01-02-2011 01-07-2014
BLEP Biomechanics of Locomotion in Elderly People FCT/PTDC 01-01-2008 01-12-2010
EvaClue Evidence Accumulation in Unsupervised and Semi-Supervised Learning: a Cluster Ensemble Approach FCT/PTDC 01-01-2010 01-03-2013
HeartBIT Novel pervasive technologies for the prevention and monitoring of cardiovascular diseases IT/LA 01-01-2014 01-12-2015
InVivoMuscle Development of “in vivo” experimental techniques and modeling methodologies for the evaluation of the mechanical load applied on the musculoskeletal system FCT/PTDC 01-02-2010 01-08-2013
LearnBIG Unsupervised and Semi-Supervised Learning from Big Data FCT/PTDC 01-05-2016 01-06-2018
VITALIDI Android Biometrics Demonstrator IT/LA 01-11-2011 01-12-2013
  • H. Silva, A. P. Alves Alves, A. Lourenço, A. L. N. Fred, I. Montalvão, L. Alegre, Best Paper Award at SouthCHI 2013, Best Paper Award at SouthCHI 2013, with the work 'Towards the Detection of Deception in Interactive Multimedia Environments', 01-07-2013
  • A. L. N. Fred, H. Silva, A. Lourenço, 1st Prize of contest INOVPORTUGAL, 1st Prize on the portuguese contest of innovation and entrepreneurship, INOVPORTUGAL, with the project VITALIDI, 01-05-2013
  • H. Silva, A. Lourenço, A. L. N. Fred, JBF Filipe, Best Paper Award at USAB 2011, Best Paper Award at the USAB 2011 conference, with the work ''Clinical Data Privacy and Customization via Biometrics Based on ECG Signals'', 01-11-2011
  • Pattern Recognition Letters
    2010, 2 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • Workshop on Pattern Recognition in Information Systems
    2009, 1 review(s);