“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world, stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution”


Albert Einstein

Assistant Professor at University of Madeira and Researcher at Madeira-ITI.


Currently, I am Assistant Professor at University of Madeira and Researcher at Madeira-ITI.

Previously, I was postdoctoral researcher at Helsinki Institute for Information Technology (HIIT)/University of Helsinki, working with Professor Giulio Jacucci in the Ubiquitous Interaction Group (UIx). I have Ph.D. in Computer Science, from Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, Portugal, which was supervised by Prof. Nuno Correia at the Interactive Multimedia Group (IMG). My doctoral studies were mainly funded by a Ph.D. grant from the UTAustin|Portugal, Digital Media Program.


Research Interests:


Human-Computer Interaction

Creativity Support Tools

Human-Data Interaction

Video Interaction

Multimedia Interfaces for Electronic Paper


Conference Organizing Committee:

9th Engineering Interactive Computing Systems - EICS 2017: Demo-Chair

Conference Program Committee:

ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI2017: Associate Chair of Late-Breaking Work (LBW)

8th International Conference on Digital Arts - ARTECH 2017

International Working Conf. on Advanced Visual Interfaces - AVI 2014, 2016

External Reviewer - Journals and Books:

Collaboration Meets Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (CMISS Book) 2016

Journal of Virtual Reality and Broadcasting 2016

Frontiers in Psychology; ICT; Digital Humanities - Human-Media Interaction.

External Reviewer - Conferences:

ACM UIST 2013; ACM MULTIMEDIA 2014; TEI 2015; ACM TVX 2015, 2017; ITS 2015; ACE 2015, 2016; ACM CHI 2016; ACM C&C 2017;



Please, see my Publications, Google Scholar Page, ORCID Page, Scopus Page, ResearchersID Page, and Ph.D. Blog for additional info.





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