Short bio

Robson L. F. Cordeiro received the BSc degree in Computer Science (CS) from the University of Oeste Paulista, Brazil, in 2002, the MSc degree in CS from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, in 2005, and the PhD degree in CS from the University of São Paulo, Brazil, in 2011. His PhD program included a visiting period of one year at the Carnegie Mellon University, USA, from 2009 to 2010. He was also a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of São Paulo, Brazil, from 2011 to 2013. His PhD Dissertation won the ’best CS Dissertation Award’ in 2012 from the Brazilian Computer Society - SBC, and generated one book published by Springer that was chosen as one of the 'Computing Reviews' Notable Computing Books and Articles of 2013' by ACM. Robson is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of São Paulo, Brazil. His research interests include mining and managing Big Data of moderate-to-high dimensionality, complex data and large graphs. He is a member of the IEEE, ACM, and SBC.

Education

Post-Doc (2011-2013)
Area: Computer Science
Institution: University of São Paulo - Brazil
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Agma Juci Machado Traina

PhD (2007-2011)
Area: Computer Science
Institution: University of São Paulo - Brazil (with a visiting period of one year at the Carnegie Mellon University - USA)
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Caetano Traina Junior
Co-advisor: Prof. Dr. Christos Faloutsos (Carnegie Mellon University - USA)

MSc (2003-2005)
Area: Computer Science
Institution: Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul - Brazil
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Clesio Saraiva dos Santos (in memoriam)
Co-advisor: Prof. Dr. Nina Edelweiss

BSc (1999-2002)
Area: Computer Science
Institution: University of Oeste Paulista - Brazil
Advisor: Prof. Dr. Ronaldo Celso Messias Correia