Alex Sandro Gomes
Recife, Pernambuco, Brasil
At present he is Professor at Computer Science Center of Federal University of Pernambuco, Member of Pernambuco Academy of Science, Researcher associated to the Brazilian Research Agency - CNPq. Electronic Engineer by UFPE, Master in Cognitive Psychology by UFPE and Doctor in Education by Université de Paris v (René Descartes, 1999). He works on technology enhanced learning (TEL). Between the years 2001 and 2012 he coordinated 7 research projects in this area and integrated the design team in five others. The LMS Amadeus and the Redu social network - www.redu.com.br - are the most prominent products. The first is distributed by the Brazilian Planning Ministry under GLP2 license. The Redu is a star up at Porto Digital IT cluster. He published more than 100 papers in specialized periodicals and in conference proceedings. He advised or co-advised more than 35 master’s dissertations and PhD theses on TEL.