Hélio Pedrini is currently an assistant professor in the Institute of Computing at the
University of Campinas, Brazil. He was formerly with the Federal University of
Paraná, Brazil, from July 2000 to March 2008. He was a visiting researcher in the
Department of Computer Science at the University of California, Davis, USA, from
September 2005 to August 2006.
He received a Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Rensselaer
Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA, in 2000. He received his M.Sc. degree in
Electrical Engineering from the University of Campinas, Brazil, in 1994, and his B.Sc.
degree in Computer Science from the University of Campinas, Brazil, in 1986.
He has served as a member of technical committee and reviewer for several
conferences and journals. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and
Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC).
His research interests include image processing, computer vision, pattern
recognition, computational geometry, geometric modeling, computer graphics,
scientific visualization, geographic information systems.