Filipe Soares

Filipe Soares

Senior Scientist

Ph.D. Filipe Soares is a Senior Scientist at Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS, conducting research on computer vision and decision support systems in the field of Retail, Manufacturing, Precision Agriculture and mHealth, in particular in the area of ophthalmology. He received a Ph.D. with the highest honors in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Beira Interior, Portugal, in 2014. Filipe worked as a researcher in medical imaging at Siemens Healthcare, in the field of computer-aided detection and diagnosis of breast cancer, in a project for which he received the Siemens Innovation Award in 2012. He worked as a software engineer in telecommunications and embedded systems at Coriant (former Nokia Siemens Networks) during 2013. His main research areas are image processing, computer vision, machine learning, deep learning, decision support systems, embedded and intelligent systems and software engineering.


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4200-135 Porto, Portugal


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