Vitorino Ramos[…] Interactions among many sporuliferous and ubiquitous abstractions may lead to increasing reality […] V. Ramos, 2001.

Vitorino Ramos main research interests are in the fields of Artificial Life and Intelligence, Bio-Inspired Computation, Collective Intelligence and Complex Systems, playing special attention to the role of Evolution, Self-Organization and emergent Cognitive Learning on computational intelligence aspects.

Areas of application include Pattern Recognition, Image Analysis and Processing, Data Mining, Dynamic and Combinatorial Optimization and Control, Classification, Information retrieval, Neural and Evolutionary Computation, Ant Colony Optimization, Particle Swarms as other related Metaheuristics, Forecasting, Learning and Adaptive systems, Generative Art, Co-evolution and Decision. (more at