Full Professor at IST, with a PhD in Electrical Engineering from RPI, USA, and major research interests on formal approaches to several areas in multi-robot systems and their interaction with humans. Passionate about and dedicating a good part of its time to robot competitions.
 Rodrigo Ventura, "Institutional Environments", Proc. of Workshop AT2AI: From agent theory to agent implementation, AAMAS 2008 - 7th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Estoril, Portugal, 2008
 L. Penin, "Coarse Hybrid Relative Navigation", CCN3-4 Final Report of ESA Formation Estimation Methodologies for Distributed Spacecraft, Institute for Systems and Robotics, Instituto Superior Tecnico, 2006