-Francesc Serratosa was born in Barcelona, Catalonia, in 1967. He received his computer science engineering degree from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (Barcelona) in 1993. He received his Ph.D. from the same University in 2000. He is currently a full professor of computer science at the Universitat Rovira i Virgili (Tarragona, Catalonia).
-Since 1993, he has been active in research in the areas of computer vision, robotics, structural pattern recognition, machine learning and biometrics. He has published more than 90 papers and he is an active reviewer in some congresses and journals. He is giving classes on computer vision and biometrics at Universitat Rovira i Virgily and Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.
-He has been the coordinator of the PhD course on Computer Science and Security at the Universitat Rovira i Virgili from 2006 to 2012 and currently he is the coordinator of the Interuniversity Master on Communication and Information Theory (MSITIC). He has been involved in more than 10 research projects and since 2005 he has been the principal investigator of a 5th year research project sponsored by ENRESA related with nuclear decommissioning. He is the author of 3 patents and he is a referee of public research projects.
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