Estivill Castro, Vladimir
Vladimir Estivill-Castro is currently team co-leader of MI-PAL, who has participated in over 10 editions of RoboCup in the Standard Platform League (including the last three editions). His main interests are software engineering, model-driven engineering, algorithmic engineering, computational complexity, intelligent data analysis, privacy-preserving data mining and knowledge discovery.
Prof. Estivill-Castro holds a Ph.D. from the University of Waterloo in Canada and degrees from UNAM in Mexico. He serves in the editorial board of Security and Privacy, Wiley (ISSN: 2475-6725), is editor in chief of the series Conferences in Research and Practice in Information Technology. Prof. Estivill-Castro also and an adjunct at Griffith University in Australia. He is also ACM-Senior Member, IEEE-Senior Member. His H-index in Google Scholar is over 30.
He has authored over 100 technical conference and journal articles and several book chapters and encyclopedia chapters and one monograph. He received an Australian Teaching and Learning Citation for Ph.D. Supervision in Computer Science in 2010 and the Best Paper Award at the Australasian Computer Science Conference in 2012.
He was the keynote speaker at the Sixteenth International Conference of the Catalan Association of Artificial Intelligence (CCIA 2013). He has received competitive funding in Australia, Canada, Mexico, and Spain.