Luciano da F. Costa
Luciano da F. Costa was born in São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil, in 1962. He founded and has coordinated the Cybernetic Vision Research Group (University of São Paulo, São Carlos, Brazil) since 1993. Luciano has got B.Ss. in electronic engineering (University of São Paulo) and computer science (Federal University at São Carlos), an M.S. in applied physics (University of São Paulo), and a Ph.D. in electronics engineering (King's College, University of London). His activity in editorial boards includes EURASIP Journal on Applied Signal Processing (Hindawi), Integrative Neuroscience (World Scientific), Journal of Real-Time Imaging (Academic Press), Neuroinformatics (Humana Press), and Psyche (The MIT Press). He has published over 150 refereed articles and is the author (with R. M. Cesar Jr) of the book Shape Analysis and Classification: Theory and Practice, CRC Press, 2001. He is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Physics of São Carlos, University of São Paulo and his research interests include image and shape analysis, pattern recognition, computational biology, and neuro and bioinformatics.
Biography Updated on 24 July 2002