- New article Star discrepancy subset selection: problem formulation and efficient approaches for low dimensions available at arXiv
- New benchmark data and code for the star discrepancy subset selection problem
- I will be teaching an on-line course on Multiobjective Optimization at the University of Wuppertal with K. Klamroth and M. Stiglmayr
- Erasmus+ project Sustrainable was accepted for funding
- New paper "Finding multi-objective supported efficient spanning trees" with P. Correia and J.R. Figueira at Computational Optimization and Applications
- I am organizing a stream on Multiobjective Combinatorial Optimization with Manuel López-Ibáñez at EURO 31
- I will be chair of ECOM track at GECCO 2021 with Gabriela Ochoa
- If you are interested on doing a joint PhD on topics of optimization in Coimbra and in Kaiserslautern, check this opportunity.
- I am organizing training sessions for competitive programming - if you are a student and like to code, feel free to reach me to know more about this.
Conferences and other events
- I am Area Editor of the new journal ACM Transactions on Evolutionary Learning and Optimization.
- Chair at GECCO 2020 (ECOM track), EvoCOP 2020, EvoCOP 2019, PPSN 2018
- Deputy Director of the Doctoral Program in Information Science and Technology since November 2016
- I am in the editorial board of Operations Research Perspectives, Elsevier
- Deputy Head of Department from 2015 to 2017
- Deputy Director of the research center CISUC from 2013 to 2015
- See book Experimental methods for the analysis of optimization algorithms, Springer
- ACM SIGEVO impact award 2012: A racing algorithm for configuring metaheuristics
- GECCO 2015, EMO track best paper award, Greedy hypervolume subset selection in the three-objective case
- EvoCOP 2011 best paper award: Connectedness and local search for bicriteria knapsack problems
- EvoCOP 2002 best paper award: Experimental investigation of iterated local search for coloring graphs
- Programme Acertar o Rumo, of which I was the coordinator, won a 2nd national award at IAPMEI
- As novas fronteiras da engenharia 2013 award, Ordem dos Engenheiros