His research interests are mainly focused on computer vision and pattern recognition. He is the author of more than 50 refereed papers in journals and conferences.
He has received the runner-up award for the best PhD work on computer vision & pattern recognition by AERFAI and the 'Image File & Reformatting Sofware' Challenge Award by Innocentive Inc. He has been national finalist of the 2009 Cor Baayen award. His work is being used by cutting-edge companies like Existor, Gliif, Tapmedia, E-Twenty... and has been also added to OpenCV, the most advanced open source computer vision library. He has published a book on OpenCV and another one on OpenCV programming for mobile devices.
He has served as visiting researcher at Carnegie Mellon University (USA) , Imperial College London (UK) and Leica Biosystems (Ireland). Currently, he works as an associate professor at UCLM and contributes to VISILAB. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and is affiliated with the AAAI, SIANI, CEA-IFAC, AEPIA, AERFAI-IAPR and The Computer Vision Foundation. He serves as an Academic Editor of Journal PLoS ONE. He is the coordinator of European Project "Eyes of Things", an Innovation Action to be funded within the H2020 programme.
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- Introduction to Computer Science
- Computer Vision
In the past: Computer Science Fundamentals, Operating Systems, Systems Programming, Computer Networks, Concurrent Systems, Design of Microprocessor-Based Systems, Instrumentation, Special Architectures, Mobile Robots, Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence.
Interests: Computer vision, machine learning.
I am a research fellow of SIANI.
Here is a showcase of some finished projects/applications: