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Fernando Miguel Pais da Graça Lobo

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Fernando Miguel Pais da Graça Lobo is Associate Professor of Computer Science at the University of Algarve, Portugal. He completed his PhD in 2000 at FCT/UNL, Portugal, on the topic of genetic algorithms, his Masters degree in Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, in 1997, and his undergraduate degree in Computer Science at FCT/UNL, Portugal, in 1991. He has over 5000 citations and h-index=26 on Google Scholar (as of 24-feb-2022). His major research areas are in Evolutionary Computation, Randomized Search Heuristics, and Computers and Accessibility.

Atividades

Atividades
2010 - 2015. Orientação. Assistive Technologies to Promote the Independence of People with Speech and Motor Impairments. (Postdoc). Orientador de Paulo A. Condado.
2012 - 2013/12. Orientação. Importância da Formação Contínua dos Professores do Ensino Básico e Secundário na Utilização Pedagógica das Tecnologias de Informação e Comunicação.Mestrado em Ensino de Informática (Mestrado). Orientador de Olídio Mandlate.
2012 - 2013/11. Orientação. Visualization of Genetic Algorithm Operation on Additive Decomposable Functions.Mestrado em Engenharia Informática (Mestrado). Orientador de Pedro Miquelina.
2012 - 2013/07. Orientação. Publicidade dirigida na plataforma SocialDB.Mestrado em Engenharia Informática. Orientador de Tiago Torres.
2011 - 2012/05. Orientação. Image Registration with Evolutionary Algorithms.Mestrado em Engenharia Informática (Mestrado). Orientador de Mosab Bazargani.
2011 - 2012/04. Orientação. Ferramenta para Resolução do Problema do Roteamento de Veículos, num Sistema de Informação Geográfica, Usando Algoritmos Genéticos.Mestrado em Engenharia Informática (Mestrado). Orientador de David Pinheiro.
2010 - 2011/12. Orientação. Métodos Expeditos de Introdução de Texto em Dispositivos Móveis.Mestrado em Engenharia Informática (Mestrado). Orientador de Rui Godinho.
2010 - 2011/12. Orientação. Application of Substructural Local Search in the MAXSAT problem.Mestrado em Engenharia Informática (Mestrado). Orientador de Pedro González.
2006 - 2011/07. Orientação. Interfaces Pessoa-Máquina em Ambientes de Programação Logo.Doutoramento em Engenharia Electrónica e Computação (Doutoramento). Orientador de Stéphane Norte.
2005 - 2009/05. Orientação. Substructural Local Search in Discrete Estimation of Distribution Algorithms..Doutoramento em Engenharia Electrónica e Computação. Orientador de Cláudio F. Lima.
2005 - 2009/04. Orientação. Quebra de Barreiras de Comunicação para Portadores de Paralisia Cerebral.Doutoramento em Engenharia Electrónica e Computação (Doutoramento). Orientador de Paulo A. Condado.

Projetos

Projetos
2005 - 2008. Constructivist learning for special needed children. Investigador responsável. Universidade do Algarve - Campus de Gambelas.
2005 - 2008. On-line support for dynamic restoration of large-scale distribution network contingencies. Investigador. Universidade do Algarve - Campus de Gambelas.
2004 - 2007. Information and communication technologies for helping people with cerebral palsy. Investigador responsável. Universidade do Algarve - Campus de Gambelas.
2002 - 2005. Genetic Algorithms Based on the Construction of Probabilistic Models of the Population. Investigador responsável. Universidade do Algarve - Campus de Gambelas.
2002 - 2005. GeneticLand: Discovering future landscapes under Climate Change Scenarios using Genetic Algorithms. Investigador.
1999 - 2001. Distributed Simulation and Visualization applied to New Numerical Formulations in Water Quality. Investigador. Universidade Nova de Lisboa Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia.
2006 - 2007. Modelos de previsão de carga utilizando técnicas de soft-computing. Investigador responsável.
2013 - 2015. Search and Optimization with Adaptive Selection of Estimation of Distribution Algorithms. Investigador responsável. Universidade do Algarve - Campus de Gambelas.
2008 - 2011. Efficiency enhancement techniques for probabilistic model building genetic algorithms. Investigador responsável. Universidade do Algarve - Campus de Gambelas.

Produções

Condado, Paulo A.; Lobo, Fernando G.; Carita, Tiago. 2021. "Towards Richer Assisted Living Environments". SN Computer Science, 3 (1). https://doi.org/10.1007/s42979-021-00983-0
Lobo, Fernando G.; Bazargani, M.; Burke, Edmund K.. 2020. "A Cutoff Time Strategy based on the Coupon Collector’s Problem". European Journal of Operational Research. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0377221720302411
Robin Purshouse; Christine Zarges; Sylvain Cussat-Blanc; Michael G. Epitropakis; Marcus Gallagher; Thomas Jansen; Pascal Kerschke; et al. 2018. "Workshops at PPSN 2018". Em Parallel Problem Solving from Nature – PPSN XV. PPSN 2018, 490-497.
Bazargani, M.; Lobo, F.G.. 2017. "Parameter-less late acceptance hill-climbing". Em Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference Companion on - GECCO '17, 219-226. https://doi.org/10.1145/3071178.3071225
Condado, P.A.; Lobo, F.G.. 2015. "A system for controlling assisted living environments using mobile devices". Em Proceedings of the 17th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers & Accessibility - ASSETS '15, 33-38. https://doi.org/10.1145/2700648.2809839
Pereira, J.C.; Lobo, F.G.. 2015. "Parameter-less Evolutionary portfolio: First experiments". Em Proceedings of the Companion Publication of the 2015 on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference - GECCO Companion '15, 773-774. https://doi.org/10.1145/2739482.2764886
Lobo, F.G.; Bazargani, M.. 2015. "When hillclimbers beat genetic algorithms in multimodal optimization". Em Proceedings of the Companion Publication of the 2015 on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference - GECCO Companion '15, 1421-1422. https://doi.org/10.1145/2739482.2764666
Godinho, R.; Condado, P.A.; Zacarias, M.; Lobo, F.G.. 2015. "Improving accessibility of mobile devices with easywrite". Behaviour and Information Technology, 34 (2): 135-150. https://doi.org/10.1080/0144929X.2014.981584
Lobo, Fernando G.; Pelikan, Martin; Hauschild, M.. 2015. "Estimation of Distribution Algorithms". Em Springer Handbook of Computational Intelligence, 899-928. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-1539-5_3
Pereira, José C.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2015. Java Implementation of a Parameter-less Evolutionary Portfolio. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1506.08867v1.pdf
Pereira, José C.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2015. A Java Implementation of Parameter-less Evolutionary Algorithms. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1506.08694v1.pdf
Pereira, J. C.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2015. A Java Implementation of the SGA, UMDA, ECGA, and HBOA. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1506.07980v1.pdf
Bazargani, M.; Dos Anjos, A.; Lobo, F.G.; Mollahosseini, A.; Shahbazkia, H.R.. 2012. "Affine image registration transformation estimation using a real coded genetic algorithm with SBX". Em GECCO'12 - Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Companion, 1459-1460. https://doi.org/10.1145/2330784.2330990
Pereira, J.C.; Lobo, F.G.. 2012. "An optimized divide-and-conquer algorithm for the closest-pair problem in the planar case". Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 27 (4): 891-896. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11390-012-1272-6
Goldberg, David E.; Sastry, Kumara; Lobo, Fernando G.; Lima, C. F.. 2012. "Adaptive Optimization Methods". Estados Unidos.
Lobo, F.G.. 2011. "Idealized dynamic population sizing for uniformly scaled problems". Em Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO'11, 917-924. https://doi.org/10.1145/2001576.2001702
Lima, C.F.; Lobo, F.G.; Pelikan, M.; Goldberg, D.E.. 2011. "Model accuracy in the Bayesian optimization algorithm". Soft Computing, 15 (7): 1351-1371. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00500-010-0675-y
Condado, Paulo A.; Godinho, Rui; Zacarias, Marielba; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2011. "EasyWrite: A Touch-Based Entry Method for Mobile Devices". Em 13th IFIP TC13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT 2011).
Lobo, Fernando G.; Zacarias, Marielba; Condado, Paulo A.; Romão, Teresa; Godinho, Rui; Moreno, Manuel. 2011. Evaluating Accessible Synchronous CMC Applications. https://arxiv.org/abs/1005.1200
Lobo, F.G.; Lima, C.F.. 2010. "Towards automated selection of estimation of distribution algorithms". Em Proceedings of the 12th Annual Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO '10 - Companion Publication, 1945-1951. https://doi.org/10.1145/1830761.1830831
Lima, C.F.; Pelikan, M.; Lobo, F.G.; Goldberg, D.E.. 2009. "Loopy substructural local search for the Bayesian optimization algorithm". Em Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 61-75. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-03751-1_5
Stéphane Norte; Fernando Lobo. 2008. "A sudoku game for people with motor impairments (DEMO)". Em Proceedings of the 13th annual conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education - ITiCSE '08, 319-319. https://doi.org/10.1145/1597849.1384362
Claudio F. Lima; Fernando G. Lobo; Martin Pelikan. 2008. "From mating pool distributions to model overfitting". Em Proceedings of the 10th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation - GECCO '08, 431-438. https://doi.org/10.1145/1389095.1389174
Claudio F. Lima; Carlos Fernandes; Fernando G. Lobo. 2008. "Investigating restricted tournament replacement in ECGA for non-stationary environments". Em Proceedings of the 10th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation - GECCO '08, 439-446. https://doi.org/10.1145/1389095.1389175
Llorà, Xavier; Sastry, Kumara; Lima, Cláudio F.; Lobo, Fernando G.; Goldberg, David E.. 2008. "Linkage Learning, Rule Representation, and the ¿-Ary Extended Compact Classifier System". Em Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 189-205. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-88138-4_11
Norte, S.; Lobo, F.G.. 2008. "Sudoku access: A Sudoku game for people with motor disabilities". Em ASSETS'08: The 10th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, 161-167. https://doi.org/10.1145/1414471.1414502
Lima, C.F.; Pelikan, M.; Goldberg, D.E.; Lobo, F.G.; Sastry, K.; Hauschild, M.. 2008. "Linkage learning accuracy in the Bayesian optimization algorithm". Em Linkage in Evolutionary Computation, 87-107. Vol. 157. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85068-7_5
Condado, P.A.; Lobo, F.G.. 2008. "EasyVoice: Breaking barriers for people with voice disabilities". Em Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs (ICCHP-2008), 1228-1235. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-70540-6_185
Stéphane Norte; Fernando Graça Lobo. 2007. "A virtual logo keyboard for people with motor disabilities". Em Proceedings of the 12th annual SIGCSE conference on Innovation and technology in computer science education - ITiCSE '07, 111-115. https://doi.org/10.1145/1269900.1268818
Lobo, F.G.; Lima, C.F.. 2007. "Adaptive population sizing schemes in genetic algorithms". Em Parameter Setting in Evolutionary Algorithms, 185-204. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-69432-8_9
Lima, C.F.; Pelikan, M.; Goldberg, D.E.; Lobo, F.G.; Sastry, K.; Hauschild, M.. 2007. "Influence of selection and replacement strategies on linkage learning in BOA". Em Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, 1083-1090. https://doi.org/10.1109/CEC.2007.4424590
Condado, P.A.; Lobo, F.G.. 2007. "EasyVoice: Integrating voice synthesis with skype". Em ASSETS'07: Proceedings of the Ninth International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, 235-236. https://doi.org/10.1145/1296843.1296889
Kalyanmoy Deb; Dilip Datta; Carlos M. Fonseca; Fernando G. Lobo; Paulo A Condado; Julia Seixas. 2007. "Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithm for Land-Use Management Problem". International Journal of Computational Intelligence Research, 3 (4). https://doi.org/10.5019/j.ijcir.2007.118
Lobo, Fernando G.. 2007. " Lost gems of EC: The Equilibrium Genetic Algorithm and the Role of Crossover". ACM SIGEVOlution, 2 (2): 14-15.
Lobo, Fernando G.; Lima, C. F.; Michalewicz, Z.. 2007. Parameter Setting in Evolutionary Algorithms. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-69432-8
Guerreiro, Paulo; Vieira, Vitor; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2007. "Disguised Programming as a Teaching Aid for Students with Special Needs". Em Proceedings of the 11th Eurologo Conference..
Norte, S.; Condado, Paulo A.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2007. "Learning Logo at a High School: Constructionism versus Objectivism". Em Proceedings of the 11th Eurologo Conference.
Harik, G.R.; Lobo, F.G.; Sastry, K.. 2006. "Linkage learning via probabilistic modeling in the extended compact genetic algorithm (ECGA)". Em Scalable Optimization via Probabilistic Modeling, 39-61. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-34954-9_3
Fernando G. Lobo; Cláudio F. Lima. 2006. "Revisiting evolutionary algorithms with on-the-fly population size adjustment". Em Proceedings of the ACM Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2006), 1241-1248. https://doi.org/10.1145/1143997.1144192
Fernando G. Lobo; Cláudio F. Lima. 2006. "On the utility of the multimodal problem generator for assessing the performance of evolutionary algorithms". Em Proceedings of the 8th annual conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation - GECCO '06, 1233-1248. https://doi.org/10.1145/1143997.1144191
Lima, C.F.; Pelikan, M.; Sastry, K.; Butz, M.; Goldberg, D.E.; Lobo, F.G.. 2006. "Substructural neighborhoods for local search in the Bayesian optimization algorithm". Em Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN IX), 232-241.
Fernando G. Lobo; Cláudio F. Lima. 2005. "A review of adaptive population sizing schemes in genetic algorithms". Em Proceedings of the 2005 workshops on Genetic and evolutionary computation - GECCO '05. https://doi.org/10.1145/1102256.1102310
Lima, C.F.; Goldberg, D.E.; Sastry, K.; Lobo, F.G.. 2005. "Combining competent crossover and mutation operators: A probabilistic model building approach". Em Proceedings of the 2005 conference on Genetic and evolutionary computation - GECCO '05, 735-742. https://doi.org/10.1145/1068009.1068131
Norte, S.; Castilho, N.; Condado, Paulo A.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2005. "GoGoBoard and Logo programming for helping people with disabilities". Em Proceedings of the 10th Eurologo Conference, 171-178.
Lobo, Fernando G.; Lima, C. F.; Mártires, H.. 2005. "Massive parallelization of the compact genetic algorithm". Em Proceedings of the International Conference on Adaptive and Natural computiNG Algorithms (ICANNGA-2005), 530-533.
Lobo, F.G.. 2004. "A philosophical essay on life and its connections with genetic algorithms". Em Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2004), 410-411.
Lobo, F.G.; Lima, C.F.; Mártires, H.. 2004. "An architecture for massive parallelization of the compact genetic algorithm". Em Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2004), 412-413.
Lima, C.F.; Lobo, F.G.. 2004. "Parameter-less optimization with the extended compact genetic algorithm and iterated local search". Em Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2004), 1328-1339.
Lobo, FG; Goldberg, DE. 2004. "The parameter-less genetic algorithm in practice". Information Sciences, 167 (1-4): 217-232. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ins.2003.03.029
Miquelina, Pedro F.; Condado, Paulo A.; Carvalho, C. L.; Shahbazkia, H.R.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2004. "Toque de voz: Sistema de síntese de voz com um teclado virtual para o auxílio de pessoas com necessidades educativas especiais". Em Proceedings of RiBiE2004: 7th IberoAmerican Congress on Computers in Education.
Condado, Paulo A.; Miquelina, Pedro F.; Norte, S.; Castilho, N.; Lobo, Fernando G.; Shahbazkia, H.R.. 2004. " Information and communication technologies for people with disabilities". Em Proceedings of ICL 2004: Interactive Computer Aided Learning International Conference.
Lobo, Fernando G.; Goldberg, David E.. 2003. "An overview of the parameter-less genetic algorithm". Em Proceedings of the 7th Joint Conference on Information Sciences, 20-23.
Condado, Paulo A.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2003. "Communication and information technology in pre-primary school". Em Proceedings of m-ICTE 2003: Second International Conference on Multimedia and Information and Communication Technologies in Education, 1455-1457.
Condado, Paulo A.; Tomaz, Filipe; Shahbazkia, H.R.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 2003. "Information and communication technologies for special needed persons: A case study with a student with cerebral paralysis". Em Proceedings of m-ICTE 2003: Second International Conference on Multimedia and Information and Communication Technologies in Education, 1470-1474.
Pelikan, M.; Goldberg, D.E.; Lobo, F.G.. 2002. "A survey of optimization by building and using probabilistic models". Computational Optimization and Applications, 21 (1): 5-20. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1013500812258
Ferreira, J. S.; Costa, Manuel; Lobo, Fernando G.; Câmara, António S.. 2002. "Estuarine transport model calibration using genetic algorithms". Em Hydroinformatics 2002, 427-432.
Costa, Manuel; Ferreira, J. S.; Lobo, Fernando G.; Nobre, Edmundo; Câmara, António S.. 2002. "Scalable DisPar: A component based application for 2D advection-diffusion distributed simulation". Em AI, Simulation and Planning In High Autonomy Systems, 214-218.
Costa, Manuel; Ferreira, J. S.; Baptista, G.; Lobo, Fernando G.; Câmara, António S.. 2002. "Component based application for 2D advection-diffusion distributed simulation". Em Hydroinformatics 2002, 1527-1532.
Pelikan, Martin; Goldberg, David E.; Lobo, Fernando. 2000. "A survey of optimization by building and using probabilistic models". Em Proceedings of the 2000 American Control Conference., 3289-3293.
Carvalho, P.M.S.; Ferreira, L.A.F.M.; Lobo, F.G.; Barruncho, L.M.F.. 2000. "Distribution network expansion planning under uncertainty: a hedging algorithm in an evolutionary approach". IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, 15 (1): 412-416. https://doi.org/10.1109/61.847282
Lobo, Fernando G.; Pelikan, Martin. 2000. "Parameter-less genetic algorithm: A worst-case time and space complexity analysis". Em Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2000), 370-370.
Lobo, Fernando G.; Goldberg, David E.; Pelikan, Martin. 2000. " Time complexity of genetic algorithms on exponentially scaled problems". Em Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-2000), 151-158.
Lobo, Fernando G.. 2000. " The parameter-less genetic algorithm: Rational and automated parameter selection for simplified genetic algorithm operation". Doutoramento.
Harik, G.R.; Lobo, F.G.; Goldberg, D.E.. 1999. "The compact genetic algorithm". IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 3 (4): 287-297. https://doi.org/10.1109/4235.797971
Harik, Georges R.; Lobo, Fernando G.. 1999. "A parameter-less genetic algorithm". Em Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO-99).
Harik, G.R.; Lobo, F.G.; Goldberg, D.E.. 1998. "The compact genetic algorithm". Em 1998 IEEE International Conference on Evolutionary Computation Proceedings IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (Cat No 98TH8360) ICEC-98, 523-528. https://doi.org/10.1109/4235.797971
Carvalho, P.M.S.; Ferreira, L.A.F.M.; Lobo, F.G.; Barruncho, L.M.F.. 1998. "Optimal distribution network expansion planning under uncertainty by evolutionary decision convergence". International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems, 20 (2): 125-129. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0142-0615(97)00037-9
Lobo, Fernando G.; Deb, Kalyanmoy; Goldberg, David E.; Harik, Georges R.; Wang, Liwei. 1998. "Compressed introns in a linkage learning genetic algorithm". Em Genetic Programming 98, 551-558.
Lobo, Fernando G.. 1998. "Solving problems of bounded difficulty using genetic algorithms". Em Late Breaking Papers at the Genetic Programming 1998 Conference, 134-134.
Lobo, Fernando G.; Goldberg, David E.. 1997. "Decision making in a hybrid genetic algorithm". Em Proceedings of 1997 IEEE International Conference on Evolutionary Computation (ICEC '97), 121-125.
Carvalho, P.M.S.; Ferreira, L.A.F.M.; Lobo, F.G.; Barruncho, L.M.F.. 1997. "Distribution network expansion planning under uncertainty: A hedging algorithm in an evolutionary approach". Em Proceedings of the 1997 IEEE International Conference on Power Industry Computer Applications, 10-15.
Carvalho, Pedro M. S.; Ferreira, L.A.F.M.; Lobo, Fernando G.; Barruncho, L.M.F.. 1996. "Optimal distribution network expansion planning under uncertainty by evolutionary decision convergence". Em Proceedings of the 12th Power Systems Computation Conference.
 

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