Saturday June 24, 2017

Aura Conci

Department of Computer Science and Postgraduate
Education: Pontifcia Universidade Catlica do Rio de Janeiro (2004)
Phone: +55 21 2629-5479
Email: aconci@ic.uff.br
Home Page: http://www.ic.uff.br/~aconci


Areas of interest: Visual Computing, Numerical Methods, Quality Control


  1. Conci, A. ; Facon, J. ; Rauber, T.W. , "Vehicle Plate Detection, Segmentation and Identification (in Real Life Scenes)." In: Dimitrios A. Karras. (Org.). Recent advances in applied signals, systems and image. Berlin: Springer Verlag, 2008, v. 1, p. 300-328.
  2. Conci, A. "After Buckling Behavior of Thin Membranes and Textiles Based on Tension Field Theory and Experiments." In: M. Alves ; H.S. da Costa. (Org.). Solid Mechanis in Brazil. Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering, 2007, v. 1, p. 147-159.
  3. Nunes, E. O. ; Conci, A. . "Processamento de Imagens e Wavelets." In: J. M. Balthazar, G. N. da Silva, M. Tsuchida, M. Boaventura, L. S. Goes e J. D. S. Silva. (Org.). Série Arquimedes. São José dos Campos: SBMAC, 2003, v. 2, p. 2716-2744.
  4. Conci, A. ; Aquino, F. R. "Codificação Fractal de Imagens." In: J. M. Balthazar; P.B. Goncalves; R.M.F.R.F. Brasil; I.L. Caldas; F.B. Rizatto. (Org.). Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos Control and Their Applications to Engineering Science. Rio de Janeiro: ABCM, AAM, SBMAC, SIMAI, 2002, v. 6, p. 100-132.
  5. Nunes, E. O. ; Conci, A. "Determinação da Dimensão Fractal de Conjuntos de Pontos às Imagens de Satelites." In: by J. M. Balthazar, V.A. Oliveira, G.N. Silca & J. M. Rosario. (Org.). Aplicações em Dinâmica e Controle. 1 ed. Rio de Janeiro: Pub. by ABCM/SBMAC, 2001, v. 1, p. 106-128.
  6. Conci, A. ; Monteiro, L. H. "An Approach to Estimate the Hausdorff Dimension of Textures. In: , Edited by J. M. Balthazar, P. B. Gonçalves, R. M. F. L. R. F. Brasil, I. L. Caldas, F. B. Rizatto. (Org.). Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos, Control and Their Applications to Engineering. : , 2001, v. 6, p. 323-335.
  7. Conci, A. ; Campos, C. F. J. ; Proenca, C. B. . Chap. 2: Chaotic Phenomena. In: J. M. Balthazar, D.T. Mook & J. M. Rosário. (Org.). Non-linear Dynamics, Chaos, Control and Their Applications in Engineering Science. São Pedro: Americam Academy of Mechanics- AAM, 1997, v. 1, p. 174-178.
  8. Aura Conci; A. Plastino; A. S. de Souza; C. S. Kubrusly; D. C. M. Saade and F. L. Seixas; "Automated Segmentation and Clinical Information on Dementia Diagnosis". Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Medical Image Analysis and Description for Diagnosis Systems - MIADS 2009 (ISBN 978-989-8111-77-7). 33-42.
  9. Aura Conci; Marcello Fonseca; Carlos Kubrusly and Thomas Raubert, "Considering The Wavelet Type and Contents on the Compression-decompression Associted with Improvement of Blurred Images", Paper number: 273 , In Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - VISIGRAPP / VISAPP , vol II, pp. 100-103 (CD-ROM) , 5 - 8 February, 2009 - Lisbon, Portugal. ISBN 978-989-8111-74-6, presented at paralllel section 4- Image Formation and Processing, Book of Abstracts p. 75, INSTICC PRESS, Lisboa, Portugal, in cooperation with ACM Siggraph and Eurographics
  10. Thomas Walter Rauber, Aura Conci, "Using Postscript Programming Language in an Undergraduate Computer Graphics Course", (ISSN 1433-8158). Journal for Geometry and Graphics. Vol. 13. Heldermann Verlag, Germany. 2009. 123-136.
  11. Thiago Oliveira dos Santos, Aura Conci, Thomas Walter Rauber, "A Tutorial Tool for the Visualization of the Viewing Volume in Opengl", ICECE'2009 - International Conference on Engineering and Computer Education, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 8 - 11 March, 2009.

"PIRE... provides our students with the kind of direct international experience and training that will prepare them for careers in an increasingly competitive global arena."
Dr. Modesto Maidique
President Emeritus, Florida International University

"PIRE...will enable the next generation of students participants to become fully engaged as members of the globally-aware IT workforce.""
Dr. Nicholas Bowen
Vice President of Strategy and Worldwide Operations, IBM Research

"We look forward to hosting students researchers ... to foster our existing collaborations and create new ones."
Mateo Valero Cortés
Director, Barcelona Supercomputing Center

"I was able to develop quite a bit as a person, researcher, and professional."
Marlon Bright,
FIU student

"Being able to learn elements directly related to my project, the likes and dislikes of another culture, and be able to communicate in a different language are all aspects related to the PIRE program for which I will always be grateful."
Simone Pasmore,
FAU student

"It helps you build confidence that the degree you hold will enable you to tackle any problem, and, more importantly, it lets you experience the job before committing your life to it."
Allison Lanager,
FIU student

This material is based in part upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number OISE-0730065. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. © 2007 Florida International University