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Ricardo Martins

Postdoctoral Resercher @(CIBIT-UC, ICNAS-UC)

An updated full-version of Ricardo Martins' Curriculum Vitae is available online at CienciaVitae Platform (web version) or (pdf version)


Education

Complementary studies and training
  • PET Methodology Course, King's College London.

    • Time Span: 2019
    • Topics: Experimental design of PET studies; practical image processing; quantification of PET studies (kinetic modelling); basic statistics & analysis of regional data; analysis of parametric PET images.
    • Duration: 20 hours
     
     
  • Lisbon Machine Learning School, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon.

    • Time Span: 2019
    • Topics: Probability theory and linear algebra; linear classifiers; neural networks; sequence models; structured predictors; reinforcement learning.
    • Duration: 63 hours
     
     
  • TNU Computational Psychiatry Course, Univiversity of Zurich and ETHZ.

    • Time Span: 2018
    • Topics: Psychiatry and computational psychiatry; modelling principles, models of perception (Psychophysics, Bayesian Models of Perception, Predictive Coding) and models of learning (Bayesian learning, Reinforcement Learning); models of decision making (Active Inference, Drift-Diffusion model), Biophysical Models (Dynamic Causal Models, advanced models of connectivity) and Machine Learning.
    • Duration: 40 hours
     
     
  • FieldTrip: a MATLAB toolbox for MEG - EEG analysis, Donders Institute for Brain Cognition and Behaviour, Radboud Universiteit

    • Time Span: 2016
    • Topics: Event-related potentials; time-frequency analysis of power; beamformer techniques
    • Duration: 18 hours
     
     
  • Short courses on bio-statistics and design of clinical trials, University of Coimbra

    • Time Span: 2016
    • Topics: Clinical study design; statistical hypothesis testing; systematic reviews and meta-analysis; simulation in statistics.
    • Duration: 18 hours
     
     
  • Advanced studies in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Coimbra

    • Time Span: 2010 - 2011
    • Topics: Autonomous robotic systems; 3-D modelling; bio-signals processing.
    • Duration: 60 ECTS
     
     
  • Summer School on Robotic Grasping, Universitat Jaume I de Castello

    • Time Span: 2010
    • Topics: Simulation of robot grasping; computer vision; control; mechanics.
    • Duration: 30 hours
     
     

Awards
  • Janssen Neuroscience RWE Awards 2019 - clinical series

    • Description: Co-author of the study "Neuroimaging biomarkers in early stages of severe mental illness - schizophrenia and bipolar disorder" (Biomarcadores de neuroimagem em fases iniciais da doença mental grave - esquizofrenia e doença bipolar) distinguished at the Janssen Neuroscience RWE Awards 2019, which reward scientific work in the clinical area of psychosis.
     
     
  • University of Coimbra - student merit award

    • Description: Award to recognize the best students of each Faculty.
    • List of awards: Award received in 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2005/2006.
     
     
  • BPI - FCTUC award

    • Description: Award given by a bank institution (BPI - Portuguese Investment Bank) to recognize the best Biomedical Engineering student at University of Coimbra.
    • List of awards: Award received in 2002/2003, 2004/2005, 2005/2006.
     
     
  • University of Coimbra top 3% award

    • Description: Award given by University of Coimbra to recognize the 3% best students of each faculty.
    • List of awards: Award received in 2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2006/2007.
     
     
  • I Internal Mathematical Olympiad

    • Description: 1st place, modality B on the I Internal Mathematical Olympiad of the High School E.B. 2,3/S Pedro da Fonseca, Proença-a-Nova
    • List of awards: Award received in 1996.