Brief overview of research and development activities at the Federal University of Campina Grande and cooperation possibilities

By Prof. Antonio Marcus Nogueira Lima from Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG), Campina Grande, Brazil.

Abstract: the Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG)  has a long history of promoting close collaboration between academia and the industry in Brazil, helping to create a dynamic ecosystem of innovation in the Northwest of the country.  In this talk, a general overview of the activities conducted at the UFCG will be given. In particular, the research and development at the Electrical Engineering Department, and possible opportunities for cooperation.

Bio: Antonio Marcus Nogueira Lima was born in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil, in 1958. He received the Bachelor's and Master's degrees in electrical engineering from Universidade Federal da Paraíba - UFPB, Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brazil in 1982 and 1985, respectively. He received his doctoral degree in electrical engineering in 1989 from Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse - INPT, Toulouse, France. He was with the Escola Técnica Redentorista - ETER, Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brazil from 1977 to 1982 and was a Project Engineer at Sul-América Philips, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil, from 1982 to 1983. From 1983 to March 2002 he was with the Electrical Engineering Department of UFPB where he became Full Professor in 1996. At UFPB he was Coordinator of Graduate Studies from 1991 to 1993 and from 1997 to 2002. Since April 2002 he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering of the Universidade Federal de Campina Grande - UFCG. At UFCG, where he is Full Professor, he was Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering from 2002 to 2010. In 2010, he was admitted to the National Order of Scientific Merit in the category of Commander. In 2014, he was elected Full Member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences and Full Member of the National Academy of Engineering. His current research interests are in the fields of power electronics, industrial automation, embedded systems, electronic instrumentation, biosensors, control systems and system identification.


man 08 aug 22
14:00 - 15:30



The talk will take place in Building 340, Room 0.7.E at DTU Lyngby Campus.