Alvaro Sobrinho, PhD

Full Professor

Universidade Federal Rural do SemiÁrido

Pau dos Ferros, Brazil


Biography

Education

Mar 2013 – Dec 2016 Universidade Federal de Campina Grande (UFCG)
PhD, Computer Science
, Brazil
Jan 2011 – Jan 2013 Universidade Federal de Alagoas
MS, Computational Modeling of Knowledgement, Brazil
Jan 2006 – Jun 2010 Centro Universitário Cesmac
Bsc, Systems Analysis , Brazil

Thesis
Research Experience
Mar 2013 – Dec 2016 PhD Student
Universidade Federal de Campina Grande (UFCG), Departamento de Sistemas e Computação (DSC)
Campina Grande, Brazil
Jan 2017 – Current Full Professor
Universidade Federal Rural do SemiÁrido, Pau dos Ferros, Brazil

Statistics
Publications 26

Research Interest

Scientific Activities

Awards & Grants

Jul 2014 Grant: level of submitted paper with high average - Student Travel Grant - 12th
IEEE Internatinal Conference on Industrial Informatics

Skills & Activities

Skills Medical Systems, CPN, Formal Methods, Requirements Engineering, Computer
Science, Petri Nets Modeling
Languages English, Portuguese
Conference Proceedings
Maria Eliete Pinheiro, Alvaro Sobrinho, Caroline Carvalho Ferro, Lais Elizabeth Canabarro Martins,
Daniella Bezerra Duarte, Claudia Maria Pereira Alves, Michelle Cavalcante Oliveira, Jarbas
Segundo: Aplicação para a Avaliação de Risco da Doença Renal Crônica (DRC): Estudo Piloto.
XXVIII Congresso Brasileiro de Nefrologia; 09/2016
Alvaro Sobrinho, Paulo Cunha, Leandro Dias da Silva, Angelo Perkusich, Thiago Cordeiro, Jarbas
Segundo: Arguing Effectiveness of Biomedical Signal Acquisition Devices using Colored Petri Nets
Models and Assurance Cases in GSN: An ECG Case Study. The 38th Annual International Conference
of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC'16); 08/2016,
DOI:10.1109/EMBC.2016.7591235
Alvaro Sobrinho, José Neto, Paulo Cunha, Leandro Dias da Silva, Angelo Perkusich: A Colored Petri Nets Model
of the Risk Management Process Based on the ISO 14971 Standard. 41st Annual Conference of the IEEE
Industrial Electronics Society, Yokohama, Japan; 11/2015, DOI:10.1109/IECON.2015.7392145
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Maria Eliete Pinheiro, Paulo Cunha, Angelo Perkusich,
Leonardo Medeiros: Formal Specification of a Tool to Aid the Early Diagnosis of the Chronic Kidney
Disease. IEEE CHILEAN Conference on Electrical, Electronics Engineering, Information and
Communication Technologies (CHILECON); 10/2015, DOI:10.1109/Chilecon.2015.7400371
Alvaro Sobrinho, Paulo Cunha, Leandro Dias da Silva, Angelo Perkusich, Thiago Cordeiro, Joilson Rêgo:
A Methodology for Modeling and Simulation of Biomedical Signal Acquisition Devices. 17th
International Conference on E-health Networking, Application & Services - IEEE HealthCom,
Boston, USA; 10/2015, DOI:10.1109/HealthCom.2015.7454503
Alvaro Sobrinho, Paulo Cunha, Leandro Dias da Silva, Angelo Perkusich, Thiago Cordeiro, Joilson Rêgo:
A Simulation Approach to Certify Electrocardiography Devices. 17th International Conference
on Networking, Application & Services - IEEE HealthCom, Boston, USA; 10/2015,
DOI:10.1109/HealthCom.2015.7454478
Alvaro Sobrinho, Angelo Perkusich, Leandro Dias da Silva, Thiago Cordeiro, Joilson Rego, Paulo Cunha:
Towards medical device certification: A colored Petri Nets model of a surface electrocardiography device.
40th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Dallas, TX, USA; 11/2014,
DOI:10.1109/IECON.2014.7048879
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Angelo Perkusich, Paulo Cunha: Using Colored Petri Nets for
the Requirements Engineering of a Surface Electrogastrography System. IEEE 2th IEEE International
Conference on Industrial Informatics, Porto Alegre; 07/2014, DOI:10.1109/INDIN.2014.6945511
Alvaro Sobrinho: Biomedical signal acquisition systems: Towards a hybrid methodology for certification-based
development. 12th IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics, Porto Alegre;
07/2014, DOI:10.1109/INDIN.2014.6945617
Alvaro Sobrinho: Certification-Based Development Methodology of Biomedical Signal Acquisition Systems.
ICSE 2017 PhD and Young Researchers Warm Up Symposium - CBSoft, Maceió; 01/2014
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Medeiros, Maria Eliete Pinheiro, Daniel Rocha,
Paulo Cunha: Uma metodologia de desenvolvimento centrado no usuário para um sistema de prevenção e
diagnóstico precoce da Doença Renal Crônica. Workshop de Informática Médica (WIM) XXXIII
Congresso da Sociedade Brasileira de Computação, Maceió; 01/2013
Maria Eliete Pinheiro, Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Medeiros, Paulo Cunha:
Uma abordagem baseada em computação para a prevenção e auxílio ao diagnóstico precoce da Doença
Renal Crônica. XVII Congresso Paulista de Nefrologia, Atibaia; 01/2013
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Medeiros: Assitência Médica Pervasiva: Uma
Abordagem Usando Software Livre. ERBASE, Salvador; 01/2011
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leonardo Medeiros: Aplicando a integração de portais educacionais com aplicações
móveis através da infraestrutura SAAS-RD. Encontro de Iniciação Científica - IFAL, Palmeira dos
Índios; 01/2010
Alvaro Sobrinho, Bruno Oliveira, Andrey Araujo, Leonardo Medeiros: Uma análise e proposta de
infraestrutura pervasiva em ambientes silenciosos. Encontro de Iniciação Científica - IFAL, Palmeira
dos Índios; 01/2010
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leonardo Medeiros: SAAS-RD: uma ferramenta open source para integrar SaaS
com aplicações externas. ERBASE, Maceió; 01/2010
Revision Experience
Two papers reviewed for the Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON), 2014.
One paper reviewed for the Current Medical Research and Opinion (CMRO) Journal, 2016.
One paper reviewed for the International Conference on Electronics, Communication and
Networks (CECNet), 2017.
One paper reviewed for the International Conference on Software Engineering and
knowledge Engineering (SEKE), 2017.
Two papers reviewed for the Brazilian Symposium on Intelligent Automation, 2017.
Three papers reviewed for the International Journal of E-Health and Medical Communications
(IJEHMC), IGI-GLOBAL, 2017.
One paper reviewed for the IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering

Publications

Publication Highlights
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Books
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva: MultCare: Uma abordagem para o auxílio ao diagnóstico precoce da
doença renal crônica. 1 edited by Novas Edições Acadêmicas, 01/2015; Novas Edições
Acadêmicas., ISBN: 6130166087
Book Chapters
Paulo Cunha, Alvaro Sobrinho, Angelo Perkusich, Leandro Dias da Silva, Jose Ricardo de Arruda
Miranda: Design of a Simulation Device to Test Electrogastrography (EGG) Systems. Encyclopedia of EHealth
and Telemedicine, 1 edited by Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Isabel Maria Miranda, Ricardo
Martinho, Rui Rijo, 04/2016; IGI Global., ISBN: 280914- 082949
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Angelo Perkusich, Paulo Cunha, Maria Eliete Pinheiro, Leonardo
Melo de Medeiros: Towards Medical Systems to Aid the Detection and Treatment of Chronic Diseases.
Handbook of Research on Trends in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Conditions, Edited by
Dimitrios I. Fotiadis, 08/2015: chapter 3; IGI-Global., ISBN: 9781466688285, DOI:10.4018/978-1-
4666-8828-5
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Medeiros, Maria Eliete Pinheiro: A Mobile Assistant to
Aid Early Detection of Chronic Kidney Disease. Information Systems and Technologies for Enhancing
Health and Social Care, 01/2013: pages 309-323; IGI Global., DOI:10.4018/978-1-4666-3667-5.ch020
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Medeiros, Ana Cláudia de Brito Câmara: Pervasive
Multiplatform Health Care Support. Handbook of Research on ICTs and Management Systems for
Improving Efficiency in Healthcare and Social Care, 01/2013: pages 416-430; IGI
Global., DOI:10.4018/978-1-4666-3990-4.ch021
Journal Publications
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Angelo Perkusich, Paulo Cunha, Thiago Cordeiro, Antonio
Marcus Nogueira Lima: Formal Modeling of Biomedical Signal Acquisition Systems: Source of Evidence
for Certification. Software and Systems Modeling 1-19., 2017
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Melo de Medeiros: A User-Centered Approach for the
Development of a Pervasive Mobile Tool for Health Care. Communications in Computer and
Information Science 01/2011; 221:384-391., DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-24352-3_40
Álvaro Alvares de Carvalho César Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Melo de Medeiros:
MultCare: A mobile assistant as a tool to aid early detection of Chronic Kidney Disease. 12/2012; 5:830–
838., DOI:10.1016/j.protcy.2012.09.092
Alvaro Sobrinho, Leandro Dias da Silva, Leonardo Melo de Medeiros: A User-Centered Approach for the
Development of a Pervasive Mobile Tool for Health Care. Communications in Computer and
Information Science 01/2011; 221:384-391., DOI:10.1007/978-3-642-24352-3_40
Alvaro Sobrinho, Andrey Araújo, Bruno Oliveira, Leonardo Medeiros: Implementando computação
pervasiva em android para ambientes silenciosos. Revista Semente 5:52-55, 2010.

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