Antonio Oliveira Fonseca
Antonio is a 2nd year Neuroscience Ph.D student at Yale University. He holds a bachelor’s degree in robotics engineering and a master’s in microelectronics. Antonio worked on software development for mining robots and, most recently, he worked on applying machine learning and signal processing techniques to investigate behavior in developing animals. Currently, he is interested in using Deep Learning to model brain dynamics and what it can tell us about cognitive processes. Antonio has experienced firsthand how a good mentor can change lifes and is committed to doing the same for other students.