Prof. Dr. Nayat Sanchez-Pi is Professor of Computer-Human Interaction at the Department of Informatics and Computer Science of the Institute of Mathematics and Statistics of the Rio de Janeiro State University (Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, UERJ).
Dr. Sanchez-Pi research interests have broadened over the years and span topics that range from artificial intelligence, machine learning and data mining to ambient intelligence, ubiquitous computing and multi-agent systems. This is a consequence of the collaboration with several research groups: the Active Documentation and Intelligent Design Laboratory (ADDLabs) of the Institute of Computer Science of the Fluminense Federal University; the Laboratory of Agent Modelling (LabMAg) at theFaculty of Science of the University of Lisbon; the School of Computer Science and Informatics at University College Dublin, and the Group of Applied Artificial Intelligence at the Computer Science Department of University Carlos III of Madrid.
Her research profile for the last 10 years includes active research in the area of applied artificial intelligence. She has several publications in national and international peer reviewed conferences, books chapters and high standard international journals.