Dr. Fernando Paulovich

Associate Professor

Email: paulovich@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-1986
Mailing Address: 

Location: Room 434

Faculty of Computer Science
Dalhousie University
6050 University Avenue
PO BOX 15000
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • Information Visualization
  • Visual Analytics
  • Visual Data Mining
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Mining
Title & Honours: Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Data Visualization
  • PhD – University of São Paulo (2008)
  • MSc – Federal University of São Carlos (2003)
  • BSc - Federal University of São Carlos (2000)
Bio: Fernando V. Paulovich is an associate professor and Canada Research Chair in Data Visualization at the Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, and head of the Visualization and Visual Analytics (VVA) lab. Over the past ten years, he has been researching in the field of computational visualization, more specifically information visualization, visual analytics and visual data mining. His focus is on integrating machine learning and visualization tools and techniques, taking advantage of the “intelligence” provided by machine learning approaches, and of user knowledge by means of interactions with visual representations, helping people to understand and take full advantage of this "brave new information world."