Instituto

Tecnológico

de Aeronáutica

Faculty

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Paulo Andre Lima de Castro

Computer Engineer from ITA (Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, 1997), Master and Doctor in Electrical Engineering with a focus on Artificial Intelligence from Poli/USP (Escola Politécnica da Universidade de São Paulo, 2009). He completed his postdoctoral studies at the City University of New York (CUNY, 2013). Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) and head of the Department of Computing Methodologies of the Computer Science Division at ITA. He is coordinator of the Data Science Internationalization Project-CAPES PRINT / ITA. He was a CNPq Productivity Fellow in Technological Development (DT-2 2018-2021). He participated in several Research and Development projects in the broad area of Artificial Intelligence, including development of a hexapod for bone correction, simulators, assessment of information security in computer systems and application of intelligent techniques in distributed systems. He carries out research in the area of Artificial Intelligence, working mainly on the following topics: artificial intelligence in finance, autonomous agents and applications of machine learning techniques to real-world problems.