Sidney Pontes-Filho

Sidney Pontes-Filho

PhD Student (visiting)

IT University of Copenhagen

I am a visiting PhD student under the supervision of Sebastian Risi. The visiting period is from September to December, 2021. My PhD program in Computer Science is at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway, and I am working as a PhD Fellow at Oslo Metropolitan University (OsloMet), Oslo, Norway. I started my doctoral studies in September, 2018. My current research interests are evolutionary robotics, neuroevolution, meta-learning, complex systems, computational neuroscience, open-endedness and unconventional computing.

Interests
  • Evolutionary Robotics
  • Neuroevolution
  • Meta-learning
  • Complex Systems
  • Computational Neuroscience
  • Open-Endedness
  • Unconventional Computing
Education
  • MSc in Computer Science, 2018

    Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany

  • BSc in Computer Science, 2013

    Federal University of Paraíba, João Pessoa, Brazil