Department of Computer Science
Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
University of São Paulo
E-mail: hitoshi @ ime . usp . br
BSc in Eletronic Engineering from USP (University of São Paulo), MSc in Electric Engineering from USP, and PhD in Computer Science from the University of Maryland at College Park. He is currently an assistant professor at the Department of Computer Science at IME (Instituto de Matemática e Estatística - Institute of Mathematics and Statistics) at USP. His main areas of interest include Computer Vision, Image Processing, and Human Computer Interaction. His projects involve the understanding of human activities using computer vision to enhance human interaction, with focus on person detection, tracking of body, face, and eye movements.