Rodrigo Alves is a PhD candidate at the Machine Learning Group (since 2018) under the supervision of Marius Kloft at TU Kaiserslautern, Germany. He is also a Lecturer (since 2014, currently in PhD leave) at CEFET-MG, Brazil. He holds bachelor's (Information Systems - Best student award) and a master's (Computer Science) degrees from the Department of Computer Science at the Federal University of Minas Gerais. He is also vocational educational Teacher certificated by the Häme University of Applied Sciences, Finland. During his career, he has been collaborating in various research groups and management teams.
Rodrigo Alves is interested in machine learning and its applications, especially related do data mining. Currently, his research is focused on recommender systems (theory and application). He is also interested in student-centred learning methodology, particularly in relation to how to improve machine-learning teaching.
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