Nelson F. F. Ebecken is a Professor of Computational Systems at COPPE/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. He is senior member of the IEEE and ACM. He has given courses on Computational Methods for Engineering Problems since 1973. He was the coordinator of about 346 scientific projects mainly concerned on computational systems to PETROBRAS development of petroleum in deep waters. He has published 142 articles in scientific journals. He has advised 124 M.Sc. and 116 D.Sc. theses. His research focuses on natural computing methodologies for modeling and extracting knowledge from data and their application across different disciplines. He develops models for complex systems, big data and integrates ideas and computational tools. In 2005 he was awarded as member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences.
Biography Updated on 17 July 2014