Jose R.A. Torreao
José R.A. Torreão holds a B.Sc. and an M.Sc. in Physics from the Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil, and an M.Sc. in Engineering and a Ph.D. in Physics from Brown University, USA. He has held appointments with the Federal University of Pernambuco and the Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná, and is currently a Professor with the Computing Institute of the Fluminense Federal University, in Niterói, Brazil, where he has acted for two terms as Head of the Graduate Program. His research interests are in computer and biological vision.