Fellow // 2019
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal
Research of INESC TEC - Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science
Aurélio Campilho is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, FEUP - Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal. He is EAMBES Fellow. From January 2014, he is the coordinator of the Center for Biomedical Engineering Research from INESC TEC – Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science. His current research interests include the areas of biomedical engineering, medical image analysis and computer vision. He was a member of the team at the inception of the first research institute in Portugal in BME at the University of Porto: the Biomedical Engineering Institute (INEB). In 1994-2000, he was INEB President. He promoted the creation of the first MSc (and later PhD) degree in BME in Portugal. He was one of the promoters of the MSc Bioengineering degree at University of Porto. He authored one book (with two editions), co-edited 22 books and published more than 250 papers in international journals and conferences. Prof. Campilho served as organizer of several special issues and conferences. He served as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering and of the Machine Vision Applications Journal. He is the General Chair of the series of International Conferences on Image Analysis and Recognition (ICIAR).