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Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering at IST.

Faculty member at IST since March 1996 (currently Associate Professor)

Senior Researcher at ISR-Lisboa.

Adjunct Coordinator of the Computer and Robot Vision (VisLab).

Keywords: Computer Vision, Biological Vision, Visual Learning, Robot Vision, Robot Learning, Humanoid Robots, Cognitive Systems.

Available Positions: Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship in AI for HRI on Tele-autonomous Robots

ALEXANDRE BERNARDINO (PhD 2004) is a tenured Associate Professor at the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Principal Investigator  the Institute for Systems and Robotics at IST, the faculty of engineering of Lisbon University. He is the deputy director of the Computer and Robot Vision Lab at ISR, and Thematic Line Coordinator at LARSyS, the national associated laboratory for Robotics and Engineering Systems. He published about 90/230 research papers in peer-reviewed international journals/conferences in the field of robotics, machine learning vision and cognitive systems, with more than 7400/4300 citations and h-index 40/29 in GScholar/Scopus. He has graduated 21 PhD students and 150+ MSc students. He participated in more than 20 national and international research projects, being the principal investigator in 7 of them. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and the chaired the IEEE Portugal Robotics and Automation Chapter during 2015-19. He is a member of ELLIS, the European Laboratory for LEarning and Intelligent Systems.  His main research interests focus on the application of computer vision, machine learning, cognitive science and control theory to advanced robotics and automation systems.

(Last Updated Nov. 2023)


Alexandre Bernardino 

ISR/IST - Torre Norte, 7º

Av. Rovisco Pais, 

1049-001 Lisboa. Portugal 

Tel. +351-218418293, Fax. +351-218418291