Raul Sena Ferreira
MSc. Student @ UFRJ
raulsf at cos.ufrj.br
Researcher @ IPEA
raul.ferreira at ipea.gov.br
Lecturer (Computer Science) @ UFRRJ
raulsf at ufrrj.br

Research
RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Mining
  • Network Science
  • Information Retrieval
  • Applied computing for Social Problems

Publications
UNDER REVIEW / IN PREPARATION
  • *Semi-supervised learning framework applied to non-stationary environments
  • Myosotis: Intelligent System Applied to Missing People Problem
  • Weightless Neural Network WiSARD Application for Classification in Recommender Systems
  • RSPR: A new phonetic algorithm for name matching in Portuguese language
  • Mobile Support System for Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer Disease

* = Dissertation

PAPERS
EXTENDED ABSTRACTS
BOOKS
  • FERREIRA, R. S. Applied stats for managers. 1. ed. Laureate Brasil, 2015. v. 1. 90 pages (ISBN 978-85-69801-27-6) (written in portuguese)

Talks
  • Open Platform of the Brazilian Civil Society Organizations. In: 13th OID - Workshop on Digital Inclusion, Fortaleza - CE, 2016
  • Open platform of civil society organizations: Challenges, architecture, techniques and technologies in development of the most important system of IPEA. In: DevWeek in computer science, UFF, Niterói - RJ, 2016
  • Data Science: Some experiments using Machine Learning, Data Mining, Information Retrieval and Complex Networks. In: MBA in Big Data, INFNET graduate school, Rio de Janeiro, 2016

Repository of all talks


Teaching

Awards
  • First place in open call for Lecturer in Computer Science - Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ), 2017.
  • First place in open call for researcher II - Research Institute of Economic and Applied (IPEA), 2016.
  • First place in open call for researcher assistant II - Research Institute of Economic and Applied (IPEA), 2015.
  • Winner of the 1º Big Data Challenge - Big Data Reference Centre, PPGI/UFRJ and EMC², 2014.
  • Selected for II Hackathon of Educational Data - INEP, Brasília, 2014.
  • Honor mention in XIX ACM Programming Marathon - ACM/ICPC, 2014.
  • 3º place in first phase in national challenge Samsung Launching People​ - Samsung, 2013.

Programming / Software Development

Education
  • (2015 - 2017) MSc. Systems Engineering and Computing at UFRJ
  • (2010 - 2014) BSc. Computer Science at UFRRJ

Experience
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • (2017/04 - Present) Lecturer in Computer Science at Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro
  • (2016/08 - Present) Technical Project Coordinator (Researcher II) at IPEA
  • (2016/10 - 2017/01) MBA Professor at INFNET
  • (2015/10 - 2016/08) CNPq Technological Development Scholarship at National Museum of Rio de Janeiro
  • (2015/07 - 2015/10) Research Assistant II at IPEA
  • (2012/08 - 2016/07) Software engineer at COPPETEC - Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
  • (2010/10 - 2012/08) Web design Teacher at Microcamp
  • (2010/01 - 2014/12) Systems Developer, self employed
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