Thiago Teixeira Santos was born in São Paulo, Brazil, in 1979. He received the Bachelor, the M.Sc. and the Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the University of São Paulo, Brazil, in 2000, 2004 and 2009, respectively. In 2010, he joined the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation, Embrapa, as a researcher. His current research interests include computer vision-based plant and animal phenotyping and data science and machine learning applied to agriculture. Dr. Santos is amember of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC).