Vitor Carvalho is a PhD student in Digital Media at University of Porto. He has a Master in Multimedia and a Master in Mechanical Engineering from the same University.
Pursues his professional activity in the Development and Innovation Unit, Information Systems area of UPdigital.
In parallel, he is an Invited Assistant Lecturer at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto.
He also integrates the PLACES (Accessibility Platform of the University of Porto) team.
His research interests are focused on accessibility and usability, which converged in his recent MSc thesis in Multimedia entitled "Conversão de Imagens SVG para Texto e Fala" (Converting SVG images to Text and Speech) (2014).
Within Mechanical Engineering, has particular interest in ecodesign and life-cycle assessment (LCA) tools. In this context, he is the author of a MSc thesis in Mechanical Engineering entitled "FRED - Ferramenta para Relatórios de EcoDesign" (FRED - Reporting Tool for EcoDesign) (2009).
This is the short version of Vítor Carvalho's curriculum.
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Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/
Blog: Vítor Web Design at Blogspot
Technical and personal information (in portuguese).
Facebook: AUW - Accessibility and Usability for the Web
Technical issues, general information and links (english and portuguese).
Phone (work): (+351) 220 413 061.