Fernando Jorge Coutinho Monteiro, currently working as an adjunct professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, at Polytechnic Institute of Bragança (IPB), Portugal. He received his Ph.D in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal in 2008. He collaborates with the Center for Biomedical Engineering Research (C-BER) from INESC TEC – Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science. He is the Programme Director of the Biomedical Technology Master degree at IPB. His teaching activities are: Medical Image Processing, Medical Imaging, Biomedical Image Analysis and Recognition. His research interests are Computer vision, Medical image analysis, Biomedical instrumentation.