Rogers F. Silva
BS Electrical Engineering, Catholic University in
Mr. Rogers F. Silva is a Ph.D.
student currently pursuing his M.S. degree on Computer
Engineering at the Electrical and Computer Engineering
(ECE) Department at the University of New Mexico (UNM).
He holds a Research Assistant position at the Mind Research
Network, in association with ECE, under the advisory
of Dr. Vince Calhoun. Rogers has received his B.Sc.
in Electrical Engineering from the Catholic University
(PUCRS) in Porto Alegre, Brazil being recognized with
the first prize for highest GPA in his class. He worked
in industry as a Systems Engineer at MURI Assembly Systems
for 2 years and then moved to the US in order to pursue
his academic goals. Rogers is currently working on the
optimization of feature selection methods based on jICA
decomposition. His main fields of interest are Statistical
Signal Processing, Data Fusion and Classification.