Matheus Araújo

"There is a difference between knowing the path & walking the path."



arauj021 (at) umn (dot) edu


Ph.D student in Computer Science at University of Minnesota.

Short Bio

Matheus Araújo works in the emerging area of Health Informatics currently as a Computer Science Ph.D. student at UMN. In his interdisciplinary research, Matheus addresses health-related problems applying top edge Computer Science solutions. This involves using medical and wearable devices as raw sources of data and building machine learning models, graphs, and time-series analysis.


Health Informatics

Machine Learning and Deep Learning

Social Computing

Sentiment Analysis

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D Student in Computer Science at University of Minnesota, USA. (Fall 2017 - today)
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science at Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG, Brazil). (July 2015 - July 2017)
    • Focus on Machine Translation for Multilingual Sentence-level Sentiment Analysis
    • Adivisor: Fabricio Benevenuto
  • Sandwich graduation in Computer Science from Federal University of Minas Gerais and Michigan State University.
    • Lived in East Lansing, MI, EUA (2013/2-2014/2)

Previous Companies:

Teaching Experience

    • At University of Minnesota:
      • TA of Introduction to Programming Concepts (CSCI 1133) [Spring 2019]
      • TA of Practice of Database Systems (CSCI 4707) [Fall 2017][Spring 2018][Fall 2018]
    • At Federal University of Minas Gerais:
      • TA of Algorithms and Data Structures (DCC 003) [Spring 2016]


To be written.

My Google Scholar

Call For Papers

Systems Developed

Open Source Projects:

pySocialWatcher: A Social Data Collector from Facebook Marketing API:

Used at:

As Reviewer

  • Int. J. of Information Technology and Decision Making (IJITDM) (2018)
  • Language Resources and Evaluation(LREv)(2018)

Press Coverage

International student TAs conquer language barriers

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Entrevista: Matheus Araújo, Pesquisador em Machine Learning

Erdos Number: 4

Matheus Araujo -> Ingmar Weber -> Zvi Lotker -> Noga Alon -> Paul Erdos