Prof. Francisco Santos won the scientific award Universidade de Lisboa/Caixa Geral de Depósitos, in the area of Computer Science and Computer Engineering! This annual prize awards the merit of scientific activity and the publication of articles in international journals of recognized quality.
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Fernando Santos has won the Best Paper Award at the Adaptive Learning Agents (ALA) workshop at AAMAS 2016 with the paper:
“Multiplayer ultimatum game in populations of autonomous agents”, by Fernando P. Santos, Francisco C. Santos, Francisco S. Melo, Ana Paiva and Jorge M. Pacheco
“Discovering Social Interaction Strategies for Robots from Restricted-Perception Wizard-of-Oz Studies”, by Pedro Sequeira, Patrícia Alves-Oliveira, Tiago Ribeiro, Eugenio Di Tullio, Sofia Petisca, Francisco S. Melo, Ginevra Castellano, and Ana Paiva.