Francisco Vasques received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from Laboratoire d'Automatique et des Applications Spatiales, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Toulouse, France, in 1992 and 1996, respectively. Since January 2004, he has been serving as an Associate Professor at the Mechanical Engineering Department of the University of Porto, Porto, Portugal. Vasques is the author or coauthor of more than 100 technical papers in the areas of real-time systems and industrial communication systems. His current research interests include real-time communication systems, industrial communications, fault-tolerant systems, and real-time system architectures.
Biography Updated on 4 September 2012