João Nuno Correia

João Correia is an Invited Assistant at the University of Coimbra and a researcher of the Computational Design and Visualization Lab. from the Cognitive Media Systems group of the Centre for Informatics and Systems of the same university. He holds a PhD in Information Science and Technology from the University of Coimbra. He also holds a MSc and BS in Informatics Engineering from the University of Coimbra. His main research interests include Evolutionary Computation, Machine Learning, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision and Computational Creativity.

Related projects

01/04/2018

Evotype: Towards the Evolution of Type Stencils

28/06/2017

X-Faces

07/08/2015

Evolving Ambiguous Images

28/02/2013

SBIRC — Style Based Image Retrieval and Classification

16/10/2012

Evolutionary Computation for Classifier Assessment and Improvement

Articles

  • A. Carballal, A. Santos, J. Romero, P. Machado, J. Correia, and L. Castro, “Distinguishing paintings from photographs by complexity estimates,” Neural Computing and Applications, 2016.

  • P. Machado, J. Romero, M. Nadal, A. Santos, J. Correia, and A. Carballal, “Computerized measures of visual complexity,” Acta Psychologica, vol. 160, iss. 1, pp. 43-57, 2015.

  • P. Machado, A. Vinhas, J. Correia, and A. Ekárt, “Evolving Ambiguous Images,” AI Matters, vol. 2, iss. 1, pp. 7-8, 2015.

  • A. Carballal, M. L. C. Pena, R. Perez, and J. Correia, “Detecting Bias on Aesthetic Image Datasets,” International Journal of Creative Interfaces and Computer Graphics, vol. 5, iss. 2, pp. 62-74, 2014.

In Collections

  • P. Machado, J. Correia, and F. Assunção, “Graph-Based Evolutionary Art,” in Handbook of Genetic Programming Applications, A. H. Gandomi, A. H. Alavi, and C. Ryan, Eds., Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2015, pp. 3-36.

  • J. Romero, P. Machado, A. Carballal, and J. Correia, “Computing Aesthetics with Image Judgement Systems,” in Computers and Creativity, J. McCormack and M. d’Inverno, Eds., Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2012, pp. 295-322.

In Proceedings

  • A. Vinhas, F. Assunção, J. Correia, A. Ekárt, and P. Machado, “Fitness and Novelty in Evolutionary Art,” in Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design – 5th International Conference, EvoMUSART 2016, Porto, Portugal, March 30 – April 1, 2016, Proceedings, 2016, pp. 225-240.

  • J. Correia, T. Martins, P. Martins, and P. Machado, “X-Faces: The eXploit Is Out There,” in Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Computational Creativity (ICCC 2016), 2016, pp. 164-182.

  • A. C. Cardoso, P. Martins, F. Assunção, J. Correia, and P. Machado, “A Distributed Approach to Computational Creativity,” in Intelligent Distributed Computing IX, 2016, pp. 3-12.

  • T. Martins, J. Correia, E. Costa, and P. Machado, “Evotype: From Shapes to Glyphs,” in Proceedings of the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference 2016, New York, NY, USA, 2016, pp. 261-268.

  • T. Martins, J. Correia, E. Costa, and P. Machado, “Evotype: Evolutionary Type Design,” in Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design – 4th International Conference, EvoMUSART 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark, April 8-10, 2015, Proceedings, 2015, pp. 136-147.

  • P. Machado, A. Vinhas, J. Correia, and A. Ekárt, “Evolving Ambiguous Images,” in Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI 2015, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 25-31, 2015, 2015, pp. 2473-2479.

  • F. Assunção, J. Correia, P. Martins, and P. Machado, “Evolving Families of Shapes,” in Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, IJCAI 2015, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 25-31, 2015, 2015, pp. 4134-4135.

  • J. Correia and P. Machado, “Semantic Operators for Evolutionary Art,” in Semantic Methods in Genetic Programming (SMGP) Workshop at Parallel Problem Solving from Nature 2014 conference Ljubljana, Slovenia, 13 September 2014; Organizers: Colin Johnson, Krzysztof Krawiec, Alberto Moraglio and Michael O’Neill., n/a, 2014.

  • P. Machado and J. Correia, “Semantic Aware Methods for Evolutionary Art,” in Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO ’14, Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 12-16, 2014. Proceedings, 2014.

  • J. Correia, P. Machado, J. Romero, and A. Carballal, “Evolving Figurative Images Using Expression-Based Evolutionary Art,” in Proceedings of the fourth International Conference on Computational Creativity (ICCC), 2013, pp. 24-31.

  • J. Correia, P. Machado, J. Romero, and A. Carballal, “Feature Selection and Novelty in Computational Aesthetics,” in Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design – Second International Conference, EvoMUSART 2013, Vienna, Austria, April 3-5, 2013. Proceedings, 2013, pp. 133-144.

  • J. Correia, P. Machado, and J. Romero, “Improving haar cascade classifiers through the synthesis of new training examples,” in Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, GECCO ’12, Philadelphia, PA, USA, July 7-11, 2012, Companion Material Proceedings, 2012, pp. 1479-1480.

  • P. Machado, J. Correia, and J. Romero, “Improving Face Detection,” in Genetic Programming – 15th European Conference, EuroGP 2012, Málaga, Spain, April 11-13, 2012. Proceedings, 2012, pp. 73-84.

  • P. Machado, J. Correia, and J. Romero, “Expression-Based Evolution of Faces,” in Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design – First International Conference, EvoMUSART 2012, Málaga, Spain, April 11-13, 2012. Proceedings, 2012, pp. 187-198.

Theses

  • J. Correia, “Evolutionary Computation for Classifier Assessment and Improvement,” PhD Thesis, 2018.