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Nuno Magalhães Ribeiro

  • Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor
  • Universidade Fernando Pessoa - University Fernando Pessoa
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Research interests

Digital audio formatsBig dataMobile multimediaE-learningCompression algorithmsDigital video formatsData compressionMultimedia


Nuno Magalhães Ribeiro is Associate Professor at the Faculty of Science and Technology of Fernando Pessoa University (Porto, Portugal). He is the coordinator of the Computer Science area, being the course director for bachelor and masters courses on Computer Systems Engineering, specializations on Multimedia and Information Systems and Mobile Computing. He is also administrator of Microsoft IT Academy and CISCO Networking Academy at the university. Currently he teaches subjects on Multimedia and Interactive Systems, Multimedia Compression and Representation, Digital Design and Applied Electronics. He holds a Ph.D. on Computer Science by the University of York (U.K.), and an M.Sc. on Electrical and Electrotechnical Engineering, specialization on Teleccommunications and a Licenciate degree on Electrical and Electrotechnical Engineering, specialization on Computer Systems, both by the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP). He participated in international R&D projects developed at the Multimedia Center of the University of Porto (CMUP) and at the Institute of Computers and Systems Engineering (INESC). Currently, he is a researcher at the Center of Multimedia Studies and Resources (CEREM) at Fernando Pessoa University. His research interests lie on e-learning systems based on multimedia and mobile computing technologies, and he supervises Ph.D. projects on m-learning and emotion-based video search and retrieval. He is the author of the books “Tecnologias de Compressão Multimédia” (FCA) about multimedia compression and representaion, “Multimédia e Tecnologias Interactivas” (FCA) about multimedia interactive systems and interfaces, and “Informática e Competências Tecnológicas para a Sociedade da Informação” (UFP) about general computer science. Full CV available at

Co-authors (7)

Recent publications

  • Estudo exploratório sobre a utilização de tecnologias VoIP por utilizadores finais

    • Cardoso P
    • Ribeiro N
    • Reis L
  • Multimédia e Tecnologias Interactivas

    • Ribeiro N

Professional experience

Associate Professor

Universidade Fernando Pessoa - University Fernando Pessoa

September 1996 - Present


Ph.D. in Computer Science - Multimedia Interfaces

Department of Computer Science - University of York

September 1998 - February 2002(3 years)

Master in Electrotechnic Engineering - Telecommunications

University of Chicago

October 1992 - September 1995(3 years)

Licentiate in Electrothecnic Engineering - Computer Systems

University of Chicago

September 1987 - September 1992(5 years)