Prof. Dr. Sandro José Rigo

Sandro Rigo

Room: Room 01.020
Carl-Thiersch-Straße 2b
91052 Erlangen

Curriculum Vitae

  • Professor in the Applied Computing Graduate Program (UNISINOS)
  • Dean of the Polytechnic School, UNISINOS University.
    Professor and Researcher at UNISINOS, since 1995
  • Innovation consultant (FINEP/Brazil); Postdoctorate in Machine Learning at Friedrich-Alexander Universitat, Erlangen/Germany;
  • PhD in Computer Science at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS (2008)
  • MsC in Computer Science at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul UFRGS (1993)
  • Bsc in Computer Science at Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul PUCRS (1990)


  • RIGHI, R. R.; COSTA, C. A.; RIGO, SANDRO J.; et al. A Survey on Global Management View: Toward Combining System
    Monitoring, Resource Management, and Load Prediction. Journal of Grid Computing. v.16, p.1 – , 2019.
  • GLUBER, M. S.; COSTA, C. A.; RIGO, S. J.; CHIWIACOWSKY, L. A Hospital Bed Allocation Hybrid Model Based on Situation
    Awareness. CIN-COMPUTERS INFORMATICS NURSING. v.1, p.1 – , 2018.
  • HEIDRICH, L.; Barbosa, J. L. V.; RIGO, SANDRO JOSÉ; SANTOS, R.; MARTINS, M. G. Diagnosis of Learner Dropout Based on
    Learning Styles for Online Distance Learning. TELEMATICS AND INFORMATICS, v.1, p.1 – 30, 2018.
  • Silva, Allan de Barcelos; RIGO, SANDRO J. Enhancing Brazilian Portuguese Textual Entailment Recognition with a Hybrid
    Approach. JOURNAL OF COMPUTER SCIENCES. , v.14, p.945 – 956, 2018.
  • ARAUJO, D. A.; RIGO, S. J.; BARBOSA, J.Ontology-based information extraction for juridical events with case studies in Brazilian
    legal realm. ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND LAW (DORDRECHT. PRINT). , v.25, p.1 – 18, 2017.
  • ABECH, Márcia; COSTA, C. A.; Barbosa, J. L. V.; RIGO, S. J.; RIGHI, R. A model for learning objects adaptation in light of mobile
    and contextaware computing. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing (Online).2016.
  • WIEDEMANN, T.; Barbosa, J. L. V.; RIGO, S. J.; BARBOSA, D. N. F. RecSim: A Model for Learning Objects Recommendation using
    Similarity of Sessions.. Journal of Universal Computer Science (Print). 2016, v.22.
  • RIGO, S. J.; Barbosa, J. L. V.; ALVES, I. M. R. A Linguistic Approach to Identify the Affective Dimension Expressed in Textual
    Messages. International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education. , v.11, p.44 59, 2015.
  • Cambruzzi, w.; RIGO, SANDRO JOSÉ; Barbosa, J. L. V. Dropout Prediction and Reduction in Distance EducationCourses with the
    Learning Analytics Multitrail Approach. Journal of Universal Computer Science (Print). , v.21, p.1 25, 2015.

Research Projects

  • Perspectives for the automated monitoring of information in health services focusing on multimodal data fusion and natural language processing of unstructured data. Grant : CNPq/Brazil. Role: Coordinator. Period: 2019-.
  • An Interoperable and Blockchain-based Model for Electronic Medical Records. Role: Researcher. Period: 2018-.
  • HOOKIT: semantic search engine and natural language for global social commerce platform of fashion and design. Grant from
    FINEP/FAPERGS. Role: Coordinator. Period: 2014-2016.
  • Development of digital games related to activities linked to cultural heritage sites. Grant from Secretaria de Ciência e Tecnologia do
    Estado do Rio Grande do Sul (RS)SCIT. Role: Coordinator. Period: 2014-2016.
  • A Textual Linkage recognition model based on Linguistics and Semantics. Grant: Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico
    e TecnológicoCNPq. Role: Coordinator. Period: 2014-2016.
  • Modelo de predição da mobilidade urbana – Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico/CNPq. Role:
    Researcher. Period: 2014-2016.
  • Alfa Gaviota: Grupos Académicos para la VIsualización Orientada por Tecnologías Apropiadas Edital Alfa III (Comunidade
    Européia). Role: Coordinator. Period: 2011-2014.
  • se of Knowledge Discovery and Ubiquitous Computing for Generation and Alerting Monitoring to support Learning Processes. Grant:
    Edital ‘MCT/CNPq n.75/2010 RHAE Pesquisador na Empresa’ Empresa GVDASA. Role: Coordinator. Period: 2011-2013.
  • Tecnologias Semânticas e Sistemas de Recuperação de Informação Jurídica, Grant from Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior CAPES. Role: coordinator. Period: 2011-2014.
  • EL Gate European Latin American university cooperation Gate. Grant Comissão Europeia do Programa ALFA. Role: Technical
    coordinator. Period: 2009-2011.