José Valente de Oliveira received the Ph.D. (1996), M.Sc. (1992), and a 5-years degree in Electronics and Computer Engineering (1988), all from the IST, University of Lisbon. Currently he is an Auxiliar Professor at the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Algarve where he served as Deputy Dean (2002-2003) and President of the Pedagogical Board (2010-2011). He is a Senior Researcher at Center of Intelligent Systems, idMEC/LAETA, with research interests in the interdisciplinary areas of natural computing and machine learning. José Valente de Oliveira is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems, IOS Press, and co-editor of the books Advances in Fuzzy Clustering and Its Applications, Wiley 2007; and Human-Computer Interaction: The Agency Perspective, Springer, 2012. Further editorial activities are available from Publons. A list of publications and citation metrics can be found in Scopus or Google Scholar. He was a visiting Faculty at University of Alberta (2005), Universidade Nacional de Timor Loro Sae (2005), Carnegie Mellon University (2012), Universidade Federal do Ceará (2013), an Ecuador Prometeo Researcher at UPS (2015), and Chongqing Technology and Business University (2017).

Identificação pessoal

Nome completo
José Luís Valente de Oliveira

Nomes de citação

  • Valente de Oliveira, JOSÉ

Identificadores de autor

Ciência ID

Domínios de atuação

  • Ciências da Engenharia e Tecnologias - Engenharia Eletrotécnica, Eletrónica e Informática
Grau Classificação
Engenharia Informática (Título de Agregado)
Universidade do Algarve, Portugal
Electronics and Computer Engineering (Doutoramento)
Universidade de Lisboa Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
"Fuzzy formalisms for adaptive predictive control (in Portuguese)" (TESE/DISSERTAÇÃO)
Aprovado com Louvor e Distinção por unanimidade.
Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores (Doutoramento)
Especialização em Sem especialidade
Universidade de Lisboa Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal
"Formalismos Difusos em Controlo Adaptativo Preditivo" (TESE/DISSERTAÇÃO)
Percurso profissional


Categoria Profissional
Instituição de acolhimento
2020/10/01 - Atual Investigador (Investigação) Center of Intelligent Systems, IDMEC, LAETA, Portugal

Docência no Ensino Superior

Categoria Profissional
Instituição de acolhimento
2000/02/14 - Atual Professor Auxiliar (Docente Universitário) Universidade do Algarve Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Portugal
2000/02/14 - Atual Professor Auxiliar (Docente Universitário) Universidade do Algarve Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Portugal


Designação Financiadores
2014 - 2015/06/30 A sparse coding hierarchy for realtime object recognition in complex scenes
Universidade do Algarve Centro de Investigação Tecnológica do Algarve, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia


Artigo em revista
  1. Chuan Li; Diego Cabrera; Fernando Sancho; Rene-Vinicio Sanchez; Mariela Cerrada; Jose Valente de Oliveira. "One-Shot Fault Diagnosis of Three-Dimensional Printers Through Improved Feature Space Learning". IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (2021): 1-1. https://doi.org/10.1109/TIE.2020.3013546.
  2. Ziqiang Pu; Diego Cabrera; René-Vinicio Sánchez; Mariela Cerrada; Chuan Li; José Valente de Oliveira. "Exploiting Generative Adversarial Networks as an Oversampling Method for Fault Diagnosis of an Industrial Robotic Manipulator". Applied Sciences 10 21 (2020): 7712-7712. https://doi.org/10.3390/app10217712.
  3. Chuan Li; Jose Valente de Oliveira; Mariela Cerrada; Diego Cabrera; Rene Vinicio Sanchez; Grover Zurita. "A Systematic Review of Fuzzy Formalisms for Bearing Fault Diagnosis". IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems (2019): 1-1. https://doi.org/10.1109/TFUZZ.2018.2878200.
  4. L. Garcia-Hernandez; L. Salas-Morera; J.A. Garcia-Hernandez; S. Salcedo-Sanz; J. Valente de Oliveira. "Applying the Coral Reefs Optimization Algorithm for solving Unequal Area Facility Layout Problems". Expert Systems with Applications (2019): https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eswa.2019.07.036.
  5. Mariela Cerrada; Chuan Li; René-Vinicio Sánchez; Fannia Pacheco; Diego Cabrera; José Valente de Oliveira. "A fuzzy transition based approach for fault severity prediction in helical gearboxes". Fuzzy Sets and Systems 337 (2018): 52-73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fss.2016.12.017.
  6. Diego Cabrera; Fernando Sancho; Chuan Li; Mariela Cerrada; René-Vinicio Sánchez; Fannia Pacheco; José Valente de Oliveira. "Automatic feature extraction of time-series applied to fault severity assessment of helical gearbox in stationary and non-stationary speed operation". Applied Soft Computing 58 (2017): 53-64. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asoc.2017.04.016.
  7. Fannia Pacheco; Mariela Cerrada; René-Vinicio Sánchez; Diego Cabrera; Chuan Li; José Valente de Oliveira. "Attribute clustering using rough set theory for feature selection in fault severity classification of rotating machinery". Expert Systems with Applications 71 (2017): 69-86. https://doi.org/10.1016%2Fj.eswa.2016.11.024.
  8. Fannia Pacheco; José Valente de Oliveira; René-Vinicio Sánchez; Mariela Cerrada; Diego Cabrera; Chuan Li; Grover Zurita; Mariano Artés. "A statistical comparison of neuroclassifiers and feature selection methods for gearbox fault diagnosis under realistic conditions". Neurocomputing 194 (2016): 192-206. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neucom.2016.02.028.
  9. Chuan Li; José Valente de Oliveira; Mariela Cerrada; Fannia Pacheco; Diego Cabrera; Vinicio Sanchez; Grover Zurita. "Observer-biased bearing condition monitoring: From fault detection to multi-fault classification". Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 50 (2016): 287-301. https://doi.org/10.1016%2Fj.engappai.2016.01.038.
  10. OLIVEIRA, JOSÉ. "On the model updating operators in univariate estimation of distribution algorithms". Natural Computing (2015):
  11. Zacarias, M.; De Oliveira, J.V.. "Preface". Studies in Computational Intelligence 396 (2012): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84856271971&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  12. Fazendeiro, P.; de Oliveira, J.V.. "Semantic driven fuzzy clustering for human-centric information processing applications". Studies in Computational Intelligence 182 (2009): 119-151. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-58149387803&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  13. Pedrycz, W.; de Oliveira, J.V.. "A development of fuzzy encoding and decoding through fuzzy clustering". IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement 57 4 (2008): 829-837. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-41549107083&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  14. Fazendeiro, P.; De Oliveira, J.V.. "A fuzzy clustering algorithm with a variable focal point". IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (2008): 1049-1056. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-55249094095&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  15. Duro, J.A.; De Oliveira, J.V.. "Particle swarm optimization applied to the chess game". 2008 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2008 (2008): 3702-3709. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-55849113738&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  16. Fazendeiro, P.; De Oliveira, J.V.; Pedrycz, W.. "A multiobjective design of a patient and anaesthetist-friendly neuromuscular blockade controller". IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 54 9 (2007): 1667-1678. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-34548132105&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  17. Fazendeiro, P.; De Oliveira, J.V.. "A semantic driven evolutive fuzzy clustering algorithm". IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (2007): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-50249157564&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  18. Fazendeiro, P.A.P.; De Oliveira, J.V.. "A survey of fuzzy control strategies for neuromuscular blockade using continuous infusion of atracurium". IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems 1 (2002): 547-552. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0036456223&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  19. Valente de Oliveira, J.; Gomide, F.. "Formal methods for fuzzy modeling and control". Fuzzy Sets and Systems 121 1 (2001): 1-2. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0035400546&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  20. Valente De Oliveira, J.. "Towards neuro-linguistic modeling: Constraints for optimization of membership functions". Fuzzy Sets and Systems 106 3 (1999): 357-380. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0039721726&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  21. Valente De Oliveira, J.. "Semantic constraints for membership function optimization". IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Part A:Systems and Humans. 29 1 (1999): 128-138. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0032713743&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  22. de Oliveira, J.Valente. "On the optimization of fuzzy systems using bio-inspired strategies". IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems 2 (1998): 1229-1234. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0031635246&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  23. Pedrycz, W.; De Oliveira, J.V.. "An algorithmic framework for development and optimization of fuzzy models". Fuzzy Sets and Systems 80 1 (1996): 37-55. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0030144833&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  24. Valente de Oliveira, Jose. "Design methodology for fuzzy system interfaces". IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems 3 4 (1995): 404-414. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0029406572&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  25. de Oliveira, J.V.; Lemos, J.M.. "Long-range predictive adaptive fuzzy relational control". Fuzzy Sets and Systems 70 2-3 (1995): 337-357. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0029277131&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  26. Valente de Oliveira, J.; Lemos, J.M.. "Fuzzy model based long-range predictive control". IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems 1 (1994): 378-381. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0028730129&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  27. Pedrycz, Witold; Valente de Oliveira, J.. "Fuzzy relational modeling of dynamic systems with regenarative I/O interfaces". IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems 1 (1994): 372-377. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0028739349&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  28. de Oliveira, J.Valente. "On optimal fuzzy systems I/O interfaces". 1993 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (1993): 851-856. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0027307703&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  29. de Oliveira, J.Valente; Lemos, J.Miranda. "System modelling and fuzzy relational identification". 1993 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (1993): 1074-1078. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-0027277719&partnerID=MN8TOARS.

Outra distinção

2017 Sabbatical grant SFRH/BSAB/128153/2016
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Portugal
2016 Mobility grant for Innovation and Development consortium from the European Community
2016 Teaching staff mobility program grantee in the Izmir University, Izmir
2016 Publons Sentinel os Science Award as one of the top ten per cent of researchers contributing to the peer review of the field of Computer Science.
2016 Teaching staff mobility program grantee in the Technical University of Istambul.
2015 Prometeo Researcher
2013 Sabbatical Grant
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Portugal
2012 Visiting Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University
2005 Sabbatical Grant
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Portugal
1993 PhD grant - CIENCIA/BD/2732/93-IA
1990 MSc grant - BM/1464/90-IA.