Beatriz Sousa Santos

       (Maria Beatriz Alves de Sousa Santos)

 

 

 

             Associate professor with “Agregação”

             Departamento de Electrónica, Telecomunicações e Informática, Universidade de Aveiro
             IEETA - Instituto de Engenharia Electrónica e Telemática de Aveiro

          bss[at]ua.pt

 

 

             MP900362802[1] 


 

 

 


*       Short Bio

Scopus Author ID: 7006476948

orcid.org/0000-0002-2219-2731

                                                                                                   

*       Main Research Areas:

Human-centred Computing

Data and Information Visualization

Virtual and Augmented Reality

Decision Support, Medical and scientific applications

 

*       Teaching: MIECT, MIEET, MEI:

            Virtual and Augmented Reality   

    • MSc in Computer Engineering, S/W Eng. (MIECT):  

                        Human-Computer Interaction, Visual Computing, 3D Modelling and Visualization

    • MSc in Informatics Engineering  (MEI):

Information Visualization

    • MAPI – Doctoral Programme in Computer Science (Minho, Aveiro e Porto)

         Interactive Computer Systems

 

        MC900048285[1]  Selected publications in ISI journals:

o    - Paulo Dias, Ricardo Silva, Paula Amorim,  Jorge Lains, Eulália Roque, I. Serôdio, F. Pereira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Using Virtual Reality to Increase Motivation in Poststroke Rehabilitation”, IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.39, no.1, pp. 65-70, 2019

o    – Beatriz Sousa Santos, Jean-Michel Dischler, V. Adzhiev, E.F. Anderson, A. Ferko, O. Fryazinov, M. Ilcık, I. Ilcikova, P. Slavik, V. Sundstedt, L. Svobodova, M. Wimmer, J. Zara, “Distinctive Approaches to Computer Graphics Education”, Computer Graphics Forum, vol. 37, no.1, pp. 403–412, 2018

o    – Leonor Teixeira, Vasco Saavedra, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Carlos Ferreira, Portuguese “Haemophilia Registry- Set of variables for a computerized solution”, Hämostaseologie, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 131-137, 2017

o    - Beatriz Sousa Santos,  Beatriz Quintino Ferreira, Paulo Dias, Using Heuristic Evaluation to Foster Visualization Analysis and Design Skills”,  IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.36, no.1, pp. 6-10, 2016

o    - Rui Borges Lopes, Carlos Ferreira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “A Simple and Effective Evolutionary Algorithm for the capacitated location-routing problem ”,  Computers & Operations Research, vol.70, no.1, pp. 55-62, 2016

o    - Paulo Dias, Luís Neves, Daniel Santos, Catarina Coelho, Maria Teresa Ferreira, Hélder Santos, Samuel Silva, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “CraMs, an application for craniometric analysis using 3D skull models”, IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.35, no.6, pp. 11-17, 2015

o    - Paulo Dias, Tiago Sousa, João Parracho, Igor Cardoso, André Monteiro, Beatriz Sousa Santos, "Student Projects Involving Novel Interaction with Large Displays," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.34, no.2, pp.80-86, 2014

o    - Vítor Gonçalves, Paulo Dias, Maria João Fontoura, Rui Moura, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Investigating Landfill Contamination by Visualizing Geophysical Data”, IEEE Computer Graphics and Application, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 16-21, 2014

o    - Rui Borges Lopes, Carlos Ferreira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Frank Plastria, “Location-arc routing problem: heuristic approaches and test instances", Computers & Operations Research, vol. 43, March, pp. 309–317, 2014

 

        MC900048285[1]   Selected publications in international conferences and book chapters:

o    – Bernardo Marques, Rafael Esteves, João Alves, Carlos Ferreira, Paulo Dias, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Investigating different Augmented Reality Approaches in Circuit Assembly: a User Study”, Eurographics Short Papers, EG2019, (4pags), Genova, 2019

o    - Beatriz Sousa Santos, Samuel Silva, Paulo Dias, “Heuristic Evaluation in Visualization: An Empirical Study”, Evaluation and Beyond - Methodological Approaches for Visualization, BELIV- IEEEVIs 2018, (8pags), Berlin, 2018

o    – Paulo Dias, Bruno Andrade, Catarina Coelho, J. Coelho, D. Navega, Maria Teresa Ferreira, Sofia Wasterlain,  Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Towards automatic non-metric traits analysis on 3D models of skulls”, 22nd International Conference Information Visualisation, IV2018, pp.567-573, Salerno, 2018

o    - Paulo Dias, Luís Afonso, Sérgio Eliseu, Beatriz Sousa Santos “Mobile Devices for Interaction in Immersive Virtual Environments”, Advanced Visual Interfaces, AVI2018, (8pags), Grosseto, 2018

o    - Leonor Teixeira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Carlos Ferreira, “An Information Management Framework to Industry 4.0: a Lean Thinking Approach”, Ahram T., Karwowski W., Taiar R. (Eds) Human Systems Engineering and Design. IHSED 2018. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 876. Springer, (6pags), Reins, 2018

o    - Luís Afonso, Paulo Dias, Carlos Ferreira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Effect of Hand-Avatar in a Selection Task Using a Tablet as Input Device in an Immersive Virtual Environment”, IEEE Symposium on 3D User Interfaces, 3DUI 2017, pp. 247-248, Los Angeles, 2017

o    - Beatriz Sousa Santos, Paulo Dias, "What Should a Virtual Reality/ Augmented Reality Course Be?", Eurographics 2017, Education Papers, pp.59-62, Lyon, 2017

o    - Paulo Dias, João Cardoso, Beatriz Quintino Ferreira, Carlos Ferreira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Freehand gesture-based 3D manipulation methods for interaction with large displays”. Distributed, Ambient and Pervasive Interactions, N. Streitz and P. Markopoulos (Eds.), DAPI 2017, LNCS vol. 1029, pp. 145-158, 2017

o    – Beatriz Sousa Santos, Samuel Silva, Beatriz Quintino Ferreira, Paulo Dias, "An exploratory study on the predictive capacity of heuristic evaluation in visualization applications". Human-Computer Interaction, User Interface Design, Development and Multimodality, HCI2017, LNCS vol. 10271, pp. 369-383, 2017

o    - Leonor Teixeira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Vasco Saavedra, Carlos Ferreira, "Evaluation Methods to Support Health Information Systems Development: a framework supported in literature and practical experience", Digital Human Modeling. Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics, and Risk Management, DHM 2017, LNCS vol. 10271, pp. 79-90, 2017

o    - Rui Borges Lopes, varlos Ferreira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “ LORE, A Decision Support Tool for Location, Routing and Location-Routing Problems”, Paias A., Ruthmair M., Voß S. (Eds), Computational Logistics. ICCL 2016, LNCS, vol 9855. Springer, pp. 261-274, 2016

o    - Rui Borges Lopes, Tiago Coelho, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Visually supporting location and routing decisions in tourist trip planning: An exploratory approach”, Proc. 20th International Conference on Information Visualization, IV'16, pp. 236-241, 2016

o    - Nuno Almeida, Samuel Silva, Beatriz Sousa Santos, António Teixeira, “Interactive, Multi-Device Visualization Supported by a Multimodal Interaction Framework: Proof of Concept”. Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Aging, LNCS vol 9754, pp. 279-289, 2016

o    - Leonor Teixeira, Vasco Saavedra, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Carlos Ferreira, “Integrating Human Factors in Information Systems Development: User Centred and Agile Development Approaches”. Digital Human Modeling: Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management, LNCS vol. 9745, Springer, pp. 345-356, 2016

o    – Beatriz Sousa Santos, João Cardoso, Beatriz Quintino Ferreira, Carlos Ferreira, Paulo Dias, “Developing 3D Freehand Gesture-Based Interaction Methods for Virtual Walkthroughs: Using an Iterative Approach”, Handbook of Research on Human-Computer Interfaces, Developments, and Applications, Rodriges, J. et al., IGI Global, (21 pags), 2016

o    – João Miguel Santos, Leonor Teixeira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Towards Interoperable and Extendable Clinical Pedigrees in Healthcare Information Systems”, Encyclopedia of E-Health and Telemedicine, Cruz-Cunha,M., Miranda, R., Martinho, R. (Eds), IGI Global, pp. 862-873, 2016

o    Paulo Dias, João Pinto, Sérgio Eliseu, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Gesture interactions for Virtual Immersive Environments: navigation, selection and manipulation”. Distributed, Ambient, and Pervasive Interactions, DAPI 2016, LNCS vol. 9740, Springer, pp. 211-221, 2016

o    - Paulo Dias, João Parracho, João Cardoso, Beatriz Quintino Ferreira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Developing and evaluating gestural virtual environment navigation methods for large displays”. Distributed, Ambient, and Pervasive Interactions, N. Streitz and P. Markopoulos (Eds.), DAPI 2015, LNCS vol.  9189, Springer, pp. 141– 151, 2015

o    - Beatriz Sousa Santos, Beatriz Quintino Ferreira, and Paulo Dias, "Heuristic Evaluation in Information Visualization Using Three Sets of Heuristics: An Exploratory Study", Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.) Human-Computer Interaction, Design and Evaluation, LNCS vol. 9169, Springer, Proceedings of the 17th HCI International, pp. 259-270, Los Angeles, 2015,

o    - João Miguel Santos, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Leonor Teixeira, “Interactive Clinical Pedigree Visualization Using the Madeline 2.0 Pedigree Drawing Engine”, Masaaki Kurosu (Ed.) Human-Computer Interaction, Design and Evaluation, LNCS vol. 9169, Springer, Proceedings of the 17th HCI International, Los Angeles, pp. 405-414, 2015

o    - Beatriz Sousa Santos, Paulo Dias, Joaquim Madeira, "A Virtual and Augmented Reality Course Based on Inexpensive Interaction Devices and Displays", Eurographics 2015, Education Papers, Zurich, pp.15-22, 2015

o    – Tiago Sousa, Igor Cardoso, João Parracho, Paulo Dias, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “DETI-Interact: Interaction with Large Displays in Public Spaces Using the Kinect”. Human-Computer Interaction: Distributed, Ambient, and Pervasive Interactions, Streitz N., Markopoulos P. (ed.). Vol. 8530 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer. Proceedings of the 16th HCI International, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, pp. 196-206, 2014

o    - Samuel Silva, Joaquim Madeira, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Computer-Assisted Myocardial Perfusion Assessment”, Proc. 18th International Conference on Information Visualisation IV'14, Paris,  pp. 336-341, 2014

o    – Rui Borges Lopes, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Carlos Ferreira,”A tool for visually exploring multi-objective mixed integer optimization models”, Proc. 18th International Conference on Information Visualisation IV'14, Paris, pp. 378-381, 2014

o    – Danilo Souza, Paulo Dias, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Choosing a Selection Technique for a Virtual Environment”, Human-Computer Interaction: Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality (Part I), Shumaker R., Lackey S. (Ed.) LNCS vol. 8525, Springer, Proceedings of the 16th HCI International, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, pp. 215-225, 2014

o    - Leonor Teixeira, Vasco Saavedra, Carlos Ferreira, João Simões, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Requirements engineering using mockups and prototyping tools: developing an healthcare web-application”, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference, HCI International 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, Human Interface and the Management of Information. Information and Knowledge Design and Evaluation, Sakae Yamamoto (Ed.), LNCS vol. 8521, Springer, pp. 652-663, 2014

o    – João Miguel Santos, Beatriz Sousa Santos, Leonor Teixeira, "Using Ontologies and Semantic Web Technology on a Clinical Pedigree Information System”, Proceedings of the 16th International Conference, HCI International 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece,  Digital Human Modeling. Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management, V. Duffy (Ed.), LNCS vol. 8529, Springer, pp. 448-459, 2014

o    - Beatriz Sousa Santos, Paulo Dias, “Evaluation in Visualization: some issues and best practices”, Proceedings of Visualization and Data Analysis, SPIE Electronic Imaging 2014, SPIE vol. 901700, San Francisco, 2014

o    - Danilo Souza, Paulo Dias, Beatriz Sousa Santos, “Platform for setting up interactive virtual environments”, SPIE Proceedings of The Engineering Reality of Virtual Reality 2014, SPIE vol. 901200, San Francisco, 2014

o    - Beatriz Sousa Santos Paulo Dias, Paulo Santos, Carlos Ferreira, “Comparing two input devices for virtual walkthroughs using a Head Mounted Display”, SPIE Proceedings The Engineering Reality of Virtual Reality 2014, SPIE vol. 90120M (8 pags), San Francisco, 2014

 

MC900048285[1]   Recent talks and presentations:

-      A Brief Introduction to Visualization”, Nokia, March 2019

-      Human-Centred Computing- The case of Mixed Reality Systems”, MAP-i, November de 2018

-      Heuristic Evaluation in Visualization: an empirical study”, BELIV, IEEE Visualization, Berlin, 2018

-      Affordable Virtual Reality: two applications”, Seminar, Linköping University, August 2018

-      Towards automatic non-metric traits analysis on 3D models of skulls”, International Conference on Information Visualization, Salerno, 2018

-      “An Introduction to Data and Information Visualization”, IoT, the full stack, Best 2017

-      What should a Virtual/Augmented Reality course be?”, Eurographics  Education Track, Lyon, 2017

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