Jaime Francisco Cruz FonsecaJaime Francisco Cruz Fonseca
From 2016 to Present
Dr Habil (Agregação)
Associate Professor with Habilitation (Professor Associado com Agregação) at Escola de Engenharia da Universidade do Minho
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Jaime C. Fonseca, is Associate Professor (with tenure) at the Department of Industrial Electronics, University of Minho. He is the coordinator of the Industrial Electronics line at the Algoritmi research centre, Member of the scientific committee of the doctoral program in Industrial Engineering Electronics and Computers and CEO of iSurgical3D
company Spin Off of Minho University.He participated in 45 research projects (35 is the PI) mostly in close cooperation with the industry. Her research focus on automation, robotics and medical devices.He has authored or co-authored in 95 indexed (e.g. ISI, Scopus) publications in international peer reviewed journals (e.g. IEEE transactions on bio-medical engineering, IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging, Machine Vision and Applications) and conferences (e.g. SPIE, IECON). He has a total of 473 scopus citations (h index 12) and 764 Google Scholar citations (h index of 15, i10 index of 25).He has co-authored in 3 Portuguese patents and 1 international patent. Won the awards : 1) SpinUM – Concurso Ideias e Negócio”, with “3DPectus System”, sponsored by Tecminho, SpinPark, Cotec and InovCapital (2009); and 2) START – Prémio Nacional de Empreendedorismo 2009”, iSurgical3D, sponsored by BPI, Optimus Negócios e Universidade Nova de Lisboa. With the award START founded the iSurgical3D company a Spin-Off at Minho University.
- At ALGORITMIAcademic DegreePhD (Doutoramento)PositionAssociate Professor (Professor Associado) at Escola de Engenharia da Universidade do Minho