Hi, I'm Samuel Martins (Samuka)

Professor and Data Scientist

About

I am an assistant professor at the Federal Institute of São Paulo (Brazil) and a Ph.D. student in Medical Image Analysis at the University of Campinas (Brazil) and University of Groningen (the Netherlands). A very passionate professor, researcher, boardgamer, and broadcaster.

I am an enthusiastic in data science and medical image analysis that truly believes computer-based analysis will change the future of healthcare. I am very happy to be working in this direction. My main motivation is improving clinical routine using computer aided diagnosis.

My research interests are:
  • medical and biological image analysis
  • visual analytics
  • machine learning
  • pattern recognition
  • computational vision

Work Experience

2016 - Present

Assistant Professor

Federal Institute of Education, Science, and Technology of São Paulo (IFSP)

Campinas-SP, Brazil

2012 - 2012

Web Developer

Tray E-Commerce Platform

Marília-SP, Brazil

2004 - 2016

Broadcaster (Volunteer Work)

Rádio Millenium FM 104.9

Pompéia-SP, Brazil

Education

2015 - Present

Doctoral Degree

in MEDICAL IMAGE ANALYSIS

Title: Unsupervised Brain Anomaly Detection in MR Images.

University of Campinas

Campinas-SP, Brazil

University of Groningen

Groningen, the Netherlands

2013 - 2015

Master Degree

in PATTERN RECOGNITION

Title: A Fast and Robust Negative Mining Approach for User Enrollment in Face Recognition System.

University of Campinas

Campinas-SP, Brazil

2008 - 2012

Bachelors Degree

in COMPUTER SCIENCE

University of São Paulo

São Carlos-SP, Brazil

Expertise

Medical Image Analysis

Automatic and semi-automatic segmentation, and detection of anomalies in MR brain images.

Image Processing

An wide range of traditional operations and segmentation techniques, and techniques to characterize images using image descriptors.

Machine Learning

Several supervised and unsupervised techniques.

Data Visualization

Different techniques for data analysis.

Skills

Programming

C/C++ Python / NumPy / Matplotlib / sklearn / Keras Java Ruby on Rails

Front-end Development

HTML 5 CSS3 Javascript React D3.js

Research & Development

Project Management Scientific Paper Writing

Languages

Portuguese (native) English

Awards

Feb, 2020

Best Student Paper Awards

BIOSTECT BIOIMAGING 2020, Valleta, Malta

Paper: BADRESC: Brain Anomaly Detection based on Registration Errors and Supervoxel Classification

Feb, 2017

Honorable Mention

Robert Wagner Best Student Paper Award at SPIE Medical Imaging, Orlando, USA

Paper: A Multi-Object Statistical Atlas Adaptive for Deformable Registration Errors in Anomalous Medical Image Segmentation

Other Interests

Boardgames

Cooperative 1x1 Party Games Puzzles Kick starters

Geek

Movies Series Games Miniatures Posters T-Shirts

Do It Yourself

Miniature Painting Toy Makeover Other nice stuffs =)

Get in touch

Email
samuel dot martins at ifsp dot edu dot br