Universitat Rovira i Virgili

Susana Álvarez Fernández

Associate Professor

MESIIA coordinator


Research GroupSensorial Systems Applied to the Industry

Research Interests: Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Machine Learning


I received my BSc in Computer Science at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) and obtained the PhD with honours in the Computer Vision Center, at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Associate professor in the Computer Science department since 1998 at Universitat Rovira i Virgili and simultaneously I have been a teacher for 5 years in the Master in Information and Communications Technology Security at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC). My research began in computer vision area, specifically in texture analysis and image retrieval and last years has focused on graph matching and machine learning. I have been involved in several research national projects and some European research projects. Since 2017 I am the coordinator of the Master’s Degree in Computer Security and Artificial Intelligence.