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Mylene Farias

  • Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor
  • University of Brasilia
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IEEE Signal Processing Letters

Associate Editor

2019 - Present

Recent publications

  • Um Sistema Distribuído para Análise de Recurso de Conteúdo para Prever Informações de Usuários em Mídias Sociais

    • Fonseca É
    • Freitas P
    • de Araújo A
    • et al.
  • Video quality metrics

    • Farias M

Professional experience

Associate Professor

University of Brasilia

January 2018 - Present

Assistant Professor

University of Brasilia

June 2009 - December 2017(9 years)

Assistant Professor

Federal University of São Paulo - UNIFESP

February 2008 - June 2009(a year)

Research Engineer

Intel Corporation

March 2005 - March 2006(a year)

Research Engineer

Philips Research

June 2002 - October 2002(4 months)

Research Engineer


June 1997 - July 1998(a year)




September 1998 - June 2004(6 years)


State University of Campinas Department of Architecture and Buildings

January 1995 - June 1998(3 years)


UFPE - Universidade Federal de Pernambuco

March 1990 - December 1994(5 years)


Mylene C.Q. Farias received her B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Brazil, in 1995 and her M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil, in 1998. She received her Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering from the University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB), USA, in 2004 for work in no-reference video quality metrics. Dr. Farias has worked as a research engineer at CPqD (Brazil) in video quality assessment and validation of video quality metrics. She has also worked as an intern for Philips Research Laboratories (The Netherlands) in video quality assessment of sharpness algorithms and for Intel Corporation (Phoenix, USA) developing no-reference video quality metrics. Currently, she is an Associate professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Brasilia (UnB), where she is a member of the Graduate Program in Informatics and of the Graduate Program on Electronic Systems and Automation Engineering (PGEA). Dr. Farias is a researcher of the GPDS and her current interests include video quality metrics, video processing, multimedia signal processing, watermarking, and visual attention. Dr. Farias is a member of IEEE, the IEEE Signal Processing Society, ACM, and SPIE.

Co-authors (71)

  • Marcelo Alencar
  • Marcelo Carvalho
  • Alessandro Silva