Education, Research, Press

Publications

  • Maria Teresa Parreira, Sarah Gillet, Marynel Vázquez, and Iolanda Leite. 2022. Design Implications for Effective Robot Gaze Behaviors in Multiparty Interactions. In Proceedings of the 2022 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI '22). IEEE Press, 976–980. https://dl.acm.org/doi/10.5555/3523760.3523918


  • Youssef Mohamed, Giulia Ballardini, Maria Teresa Parreira, Séverin Lemaignan, and Iolanda Leite. 2022. Automatic Frustration Detection Using Thermal Imaging. In Proceedings of the 2022 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI '22). IEEE Press, 451–460. https://dl.acm.org/doi/10.5555/3523760.3523821


  • Sarah Gillet, Maria Teresa Parreira, Marynel Vázquez, and Iolanda Leite. 2022. Learning Gaze Behaviors for Balancing Participation in Group Human-Robot Interactions. In Proceedings of the 2022 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI '22). IEEE Press, 265–274. https://dl.acm.org/doi/10.5555/3523760.3523798


  • Parreira, MT, Lavrenyuk, K, Sanches, JM, Dahl, KN. A single stiffened nucleus alters cell dynamics and coherence in a monolayer. Cytoskeleton. 2021; 78: 277– 283. https://doi.org/10.1002/cm.21660


MSc Dissertation, evaluated at 20/20

Supervisors: João M. Sanches (IST, Portugal), Kris Noel Dahl (CMU, USA)


Press

Education

  • 2015-2020

Integrated MSc in Biomedical Engineering, IST (Lisboa, Portugal)

Magna cum laude (19/20) , Master Thesis Dissertation in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, USA) evaluated at 20/20


  • 2018

Exchange semester in Tsinghua University (Beijing, China)

Computer Science Department

Work/Research Experience

  • June/2021-July/2022

Research Engineer at Robotics,Perception and Learning Department, KTH (Stockholm, Sweden)


  • April/2020-Jan/2020

Scholar for Institute for Systems and Robotics (Lisboa, Portugal), in collaboration with Dahl's Lab at Carnegie Mellon University (USA)


  • Mar/2019 - Jul/2019

Internship at Institute for Systems and Robotics (Lisboa, Portugal), a machine learning approach to segmentation of MRI images in cases of MS


  • Dec/2017 - Feb/2018

Internship at Institute for Systems and Robotics (Lisboa, Portugal), development of grasping motion for the Vizzy robot


  • Sep/2016 - Feb/2017

Teaching Assistant in Histology, Faculty of Medicine in University of Lisbon (Portugal)