Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Santiago Romaní Also

Associate Professor


Research Group: RIVI-ITAKA

Research Interests: Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Machine/Deep Learning, Medical Image Analysis


Santiago Romaní received the MSc in Computer Science from the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), Barcelona, Spain, in 1991. Since then, he has been working as an Associate Professor of Computer Engineering at the University Rovira i Virgili (URV), Tarragona, Spain. In 2006, he received the PhD in Computer Sciences from the Technical University of Catalonia. From 2006 to 2010, he leaded the technical development of an automatic system for capturing and managing the radiological measures of nuclear and radioactive facilities, as a cooperation agreement between the URV and ENRESA, a public organization founded by the Spanish Government for the countrywide radioactive waste management. In 2011, he founded a company called FLUX, which worked as a spin-off of the URV from 2012 until 2014. In 2016, he joined the Intelligent Robotics and Computer Vision (IRCV) research group led by Dr. Domènec Puig. After concluding two PhDs related to medical image analysis and artificial intelligence applied to automatic image recognition, he is currently focused in his teaching tasks.