Elizabeth Simão Carvalho is an Assistant Professor at the Portuguese Open University, Department of Sciences and Technology, Lisbon Portugal. She holds a Ph.D in Systems Information and Technologies (2008) and a Master in Computer Science (1994), both by the University of Minho.
She has participated in national and international projects both as a researcher and project manager having a large experience in projects management.
She is a researcher at CIAC—Research Center for Arts and Communication of the University of Algarve. Her research is concerned with the area of computer graphics with special focus on information and scientific visualization of data.
She is author and co-author of several articles in referred Magazines and Conference Proceedings in the field of scientific and information visualization, augmented reality and semantic web.
She is a member of Artech-International and vice-coordinator of the Informatics bachelor”s degree. She is reviewer of different conferences and magazines in the area of computer graphics.
Finally, she speaks, reads and writes very well english, french, spanish and portuguese (mother language), good, german and very basic, chinese.