André Backes

Facom - School of Computer Science / UFU - Federal University of Uberlandia

Education

André Backes has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from the University of São Paulo (2003), a Master's Degree in Computer Science from the University of São Paulo (2006) and a PhD in Computer Science from the University of São Paulo (2010). He is currently Associate Professor at the Federal University of Uberlândia and reviewer of several journals, such as IEEE Transactions on Image Processing and Pattern Recognition. He has experience in Computer Science, with emphasis on Methodology and Computer Techniques, and mainly works on the following topics: Deterministic Walk, Complexity Analysis, Fractal Dimension, Complex Networks, Shape and Texture Analysis.



Research Group

Visual Computing and Data Retrieval lab

Research Interest

Computer Vision

Image analysis and processing

Pattern recognition

Biological and remote sensing applications