21/08/2020 - Brendon Gouveia Cambui successfully finished his MSc!

He successfully defended his dissertation "Neural Networks for Feature Extraction in Multi-target Classification" on August 21 under the supervision of Prof. Ricardo Cerri. Congratulations Brendon!

25/06/2020 - Thiago Zafalon Miranda successfully finished his MSc!

He successfully defended his dissertation "Generating Consistent Sets of Multi-label Classification Rules with Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm" on June 25 under the supervision of Prof. Ricardo Cerri. Congratulations Thiago!

29/05/2020 - New research project approved!

Our group just had a research project approved with a grant from Serrapilheira. The project will investigate and propose new evolutionary approaches to automatically evolve deep neural networks. This is a collaboration with Prof. Marcio P. Basgalupp from Federal University of São Paulo.

18/10/2019 - Joel David Costa Junior won an Outstanding Paper Award!

The award was received in the Brazilian Conference on Intelligent Systems (BRACIS) 2019, Salvador, Bahia. The title of the paper was "Novelty Detection for Multi-label Stream Classification", having as co-authors Elaine R. F. Paiva, Jonathan A. Silva, and João Gama. Congratulations Joel and all authors!

29/07/2019 - Joel David Costa Junior successfully finished his MSc!

He successfully defended his dissertation "Novelty Detection in Multi-label Data Streams" on July 27 under the supervision of Prof. Ricardo Cerri. Congratulations Joel!

09/11/2018 - Gean Trindade Pereira successfully finished his MSc!

He successfully defended his dissertation "Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithms for Hierarchical Classification of Transposable Elements" on November 9 under the supervision of Prof. Ricardo Cerri. Congratulations Gean!

05/09/2018 - Felipe Kenji Nakano successfully finished his MSc!

He successfully defended his dissertation "Deep Learning for Hierarchical Classification of Transposable Elements" on September 5 under the supervision of Prof. Ricardo Cerri. Congratulations Felipe!

30/10/2016 - New international collaboration research project approved!

Our group just had an international research project approved with Prof. Yaochu Jin, Head of the Nature Inspired Computing and Engineering (NICE) group from University of Surrey. The project will investigate multi-objective evolutionary algorithms for hierarchical and multi-label classification problems. The project has a grant from FAPESP and University of Surrey.

01/02/2016 - New research project approved!

Our group just had a research project approved with a grant from FAPESP. The project will investigate and propose new machine learning methods for hierarchical classification of transposable elements.