Current Position / Categoria Profissional: Researcher
Google Scholar / Google Académico:
Educational History / Habilitações Académicas:
Ph.D. in Computer Science, Technical University of Lisbon (IST)
M.Sc. in Computer Science, Technical University of Lisbon (IST)
Post-Doctoral History / Pós-Doutoramento:
Post-doc in Computer Science. Dept. of Computer Science, University of Liverpool.
Supervision by Prof. Michael Wooldridge, Fellowship SFRH/BPD/23921, National Science and Technology Foundation (FCT)
Research Interests / Interesses de Investigação:
My research interests are related to the key areas of software agents and multi-agent systems, and their application to real-world domains. Specific areas in which I am currently working include:
Electricity markets (day-ahead markets and bilateral contracting of electricity)
Automated Negotiation and Computational Learning
Expert Systems and Knowledge-Based Systems
Software Engineering Aspects of Agent-based Systems
Research Projects / Projectos de Investigação:
MAN-REM – Multi-agent Negotiation and Risk Management in Electricity Markets.
Funding body: FCT. Project: FCOMP-01-0124-FEDER-020397. Start: 1 April 2012. End: 30 September 2015.
IRP Wind - Integrated Research Programme on Wind Energy.
Funding body: European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme. Grant agreement: 609795. Start: 1 March 2014. End: 28 February 2018.
AGENTS – Social Conflict and Strategic Negotiation in Multi-agent Systems (2008-2010).
Funding body: EC (PIDDAC) funded cluster, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and FCT/FACC.
NEGO – Strategic and Tactical Behaviour in Automated Negotiation (2006–2007).
Visiting Position. Dept. of Computer Science, University of Liverpool. FCT Fellowship SFRH/BPD/23921
SIMDEF – Simulation in Defence (1998-2000).
Funding body: Defence Minister (MDN).
DOCMAN – Document Management System (1995-1997).
Funding body: ThResearch and Development Company (EID )
CORROS – Failure Analysis and Prevention in Thermal Power Stations (1992-1994).
Funding body: National Electricity Company (EDP)
DIAS – Distributed Intelligent Actuators and Sensors (1990-1991).
Project: ESPRIT project 2172
Editorial Boards / Editor de Revistas Internacionais:
2008–2010: Associate Editor
Conference and Workshop Organisation / Organização de Conferências:
DEXA 2016 - 27th Database and Expert Systems Conferences and Workshops.
2016: Organising Committee Member. Venue: Porto (http://www.dexa.org/previous/dexa2016/index.html)
MASGES – International Workshop on Multi-agent Based Applications for Smart Grids and Sustainable Energy Systems.
2014–present present : Organising Committee Member (http://www.paams.net/ )
IATEM – International Workshop on Intelligent Agent technology, Power Systems, and Energy Markets.
2012– 2016: Organising Committee Member (http://www.gecad.isep.ipp.pt/iatem/ )
EC-Web – International Conference on Electronic Commerce and Web Technologies.
2012 and 2013: Steering Chair
2010 and 2011: Track Chair
MASTA – Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence,Thematic Track on Multi-Agent Systems: Theory and Applications.
2011: Organising Committee Member (http://epia2011.appia.pt/) (http://epia2011.appia.pt/)
Nacional Workshop on Liberalized Electricty Markets
2011 and 2012: Organising Committee Member. Venue: LNEG, Lisbon
AI – SGAI International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Cambridge, England .
2009–present: Program Committee Member (http://www.bcs-sgai.org/ai2017/ )
BWSS – Brazilian Joint Conference, Workshop on Social Simulation.
2010–present: Program Committee Member
EPIA – Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence,Thematic Track on Multi-Agent Systems: Theory and Applications.
2013: Program Committee Member
SocSimS – Brazilian Congress on Computational Intelligence, Computational Intelligence, Symposium on Social Simulation.
2013: Program Committee Member
Doctoral Student Supervisor / Orientação de Teses de Doutoramento:
Hugo Miguel Loureiro Algarvio
MIT Portugal Program, Sustainable Energy Systems, IST
Jorge Oliveira da Costa Neves
ISEGI, NOVA University of Lisbon
Master's Student Supervisor / Orientação de Teses de Mestrado:
Completed / Finalizadas:
Filipe Manuel Cabrita Guerra
Thesis: Contratação Bilateral de Energia em Mercados Liberalizados com Recurso a Coligações de Consumidores. Instituto Superior Técnico, 2018. [Draft-Summary.pdf]
Hussein Ashraf Rassid
Thesis: Mercado de Reservas: Simulador Multi-agente SIMREEL e Caso de Estudo Envolvendo o Mercado Ibérico. Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2017. [Draft-Summary.pdf]
João Mário Fernandes de Carvalho
Thesis: Promoção da Produção de Energia de Origem Renovável através de Contratos por Diferenças. Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, 2017. [Draft-Summary.pdf]