who

Graduated, at last! New web page coming very soon...
(possibly the only occasion where the use of blinking is mildly appropriate)

I'm now a postdoc at the Center for the Study of Brain, Mind and Behavior at Princeton University.

I am Francisco Pereira, a Ph.D. candidate in the Computer Science Department at CMU, working with Tom Mitchell and Geoff Gordon. I am also a student in the graduate training program of the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, working in collaboration with the Center for Cognitive Brain Imaging. You can email me by clicking .

what

research

My research area is the application of machine learning methods to cognitive neuroscience problems.
More specifically, I work with functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) data trying to answer these broad questions:

To see more detail about any of these, publications or presentations, please go to the research page.

teaching

TA for 15359 - Probability and Computing (Spring 2006)

You can email me by clicking .