Background

I'm a PhD candidate at the University of Girona's Department of Electrical, Electronics and Automatic Engineering. I'm a Computer Science and Information System Engineer with a Masters in Industrial, Automation, and Computer Systems and my research interests are focused case-based reasoning, sequences pattern learning and behavior discovery.

Education

Computer Science Engineer

University of Girona (Girona, Spain)

2003-2007

Information Systems Engineer

University of Girona (Girona, Spain) and
Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh, UK)

2007-2009

Master in Industrial, Automation, and Computer Systems

University of Girona (Girona, Spain)

2009-2010

PhD in Artificial Intelligence

University of Girona (Spain)

2010-????

Teaching

Applied Artificial Intelligence

course 2011-2012

Computer Science Engineer,
University of Girona, Girona, Spain

(Knowledge based systems, fuzzy logic,
neural networks, genetic algorithms, hybrid systems)

Conferences

IEEE 14th International Conference on Machine
Learning and Applications (ICMLA)

Miami, USA

9th to 11th December 2015

web

4th International Conference on Knowledge
Discovery and Information Retrieval (KDIR)

Barcelona, Spain

4th to 7th October 2012

web

20th International Conference on Case
Based Reasoning (ICCBR)

Lyon, France

3rd to 6th September 2012

web

31st SGAI International Conference on Artificial
Intelligence (AI)

Cambridge, England

13th to 15th December 2011

web

22nd International Joint Conference on Artificial
Intelligence (IJCAI)

Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain

16th to 22th July 2011

web

XII Congreso Nacional de Informatica Médica
(INFORMED)

Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain

18th and 19th November 2010

web

13th International Conference of the Catalan
Association for Artificial Inteligence (CCIA)

Espluga de Francolí, Catalunya, Spain

20th to 22nd October 2010

web

IADIS International Conference on Applied
Computing (AC)

Timisoara, Romania

14th to 16th October 2010

web

15th IEEE International Conference on Emerging
Technologies and Factory Automotion (ETFA)

Bilbao, Spain

5th to 9th September 2010

web

7th European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems
(EUMAS)

Ayia napa, Cyprus

17th and 18th December 2009

web

8th International Conference on Case-Based
Reasoning (ICCBR)

Seattle, WA, USA

20th to 23rd July 2009

web

Health Level Seven (HL7) certification course

Orlando, Florida, USA

11th to 16th January 2009

web

Papers

2016

MATCHuP: An mHealth Tool for Children and Young People Health Promotion López B., Soung S., Mordvanyuk N., Pla A., Gay P. and López-Bermejo A. Proc. 10th Int. Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies. Vol. 5: HEALTHINF, (BIOSTEC 2017) ISBN: 978-989-758-213-4 doi: 10.5220/0006143303130318 February 2016, Porto, Portugal

2015

Learning Complex Events from Sequences with Informed Gaps P. Gay, B. López, J. Meléndez. Proc. 14th Int. Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA) ISBN-13: 978-1-5090-0287-0 doi: 10.1109/ICMLA.2015.108 December 2015, Miami, Florida, USA

2015

Petri net-based process monitoring: A workflow management system for process modelling and monitoring. A. Pla, P. Gay, J. Meléndez, B.López. 2014, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 25 (3), pp. 539-554. DOI: 10.1007/s10845-012-0704-z.

2013

Enabling the use of hereditary information from pedigree tools in medical knowledge-based systems. P. Gay, B. López, A. Plà, J. Saperas, C. Pous. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, Volume 46, Issue 4, 15 Jun 2013, Pages 710-720. ISSN 1532-0464, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbi.2013.06.003.

eXiT*CBR.v2: Distributed case-based reasoning tool for medical prognosis A. Pla, B. López, P. Gay, C. Pous. Decision Support Systems. Available online 6 January 2013. ISSN 0167-9236, DOI:10.1016/j.dss.2012.12.033.

2012

Constraint-Programming Approach for Multiset and Sequence Mining. P. Gay, B. López, J. Meléndez. Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval (KDIR). 4rd to 7th October 2012, Barcelona Spain. Edited by Ana Fred and Joaquim Filipe, pages 212-220. ISBN: 978-989-8565-29-7.

System Overview: Breast Cancer Prognosis Through CBR. B. López, A. Plà, C. Pous, P. Gay, J. Brunet ICCBR 2012 Workshop Proceedings: CBR in the Health Sciences. 3rd to 6th September 2012 Edited by Luc Lamontagne and Juan A. Recio Garcia, pages 105-110.

2011

Sequential learning for case-based pattern recognition in complex event domains. P. Gay, B. López, J. Meléndez. Proceedings of the 16th UK Workshop on Case-Based Reasoning. 13th December 2011 Edited by Miltos Petridis, pages 46-55.

Petri Net Based Agents for Coordinating Resources in a Workflow Management System. A. Pla, B. López, J. Meléndez and P. Gay. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence (ICAART). 28th to 30th January 2011, Rome, Italy. Edited by Joaquim Filipe and Ana Fred, Volume 1 (Artificial Intelligence), pages 514-523. ISBN 978-989-8425-40-9, DOI 320651/10.

eXiT*CBR: A framework for case-based medical diagnosis development and experimentation. B. López, C. Pous, P. Gay, A. Pla, J. Sanz, J. Brunet. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Volume 51, Issue 2, Pages 81-91, February 2011, ISSN 0933-3657.

2010

Plataforma de Integración para el Mantenimiento de Equipos Médicos. Caso de Estudio de un Monitor de Signos Vitales. B. López, A. Pla, P.Gay, D. Daroca, R. Ruiz, J. Melendez. XIII Congreso Nacional de Informática Médica (INFORMED). 18th and 19th November 2010, San Sebastián (Accepted). Sáez Ayerra, Luciano Rovira Barberá, María Arribas Valiente, Salvador Chavarría Díaz, Miguel García Rojo, Marcial Lagarto Fernández, José Otalora Ariño, Begoña (Eds.). Pages 86-91 ISBN: 978-84-693-6810-7.

Complex Event Processing for Public-Cycling Transport Supervision. Pablo Gay, B. López, A. Pla, J. Melendez. IOS Press, Frontiers in Artificila Intelligence and Applications, Artificial Intelligence Research and Development. Proceedings of the 13th international Conference of the Catalan Association for Artificial Inteligence (CCIA). René Alquézar, Antonio Moreno and JosepAguilar (Eds.), pages 121-130 doi:103233/978-1-60750-643-0-121 ISBN 978-1-60750-642-3 (print), ISBN 978-1-60750-643-0 (online), ISSN 0922-6389 (print), ISSN 1879-8314 (online)

Self Organizing Maps for Public-Cycling Transport Modelling and Management Pablo Gay, B. López, A. Pla and J. Melendez IADIS International Conference on Applied Computing (AC) Hans Weghorn, Pedro Isaías and Radu Vasiu (Eds.), pages 119-126 ISBN: 978-972-8939-30-4

Service Workflow Monitoring through Complex Event Processing. Pablo Gay, A. Pla, B. López, J. Melendez and Regine Munier. 15th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Techonologies and Factory Automation (ETFA). ISBN: 978-1-4244-6849-2, IEEE Catalog Number: CFP10ETF-CDR. 2010, Bilbao, Spain.

2009

Multi Criteria Decision Methods for Coordinating Case-Based Agents. B. López, C. Pous, Pablo Gay, and A. Pla 7th European Workshop on Multi-Agent Systems. In proceedings (2009).

Multi Criteria Decision Methods for Coordinating Case-Based Agents. B. López, C. Pous, Pablo Gay, and A. Pla L. Braubach et al. (Eds.): MATES 2009, LNAI 5774, pp. 54-65, 2009

eXiT*CBR: A framework for case-based medical diagnosis development and experimentation. B. López, C. Pous, Pablo Gay, A. Pla, Judith Sanz, Joan Brunet Special issue of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM) (Accepted April 2009)

Boosting CBR agents with genetic algorithms B. López, C. Pous, A. Pla, and Pablo Gay McGinty, L., Wilson, D.C. (eds.) ICCBR 2009. LNCS (LNAI), vol. 5650, pp. 195-209. Springer, Heidelberg (2009)

Multi criteria decision methods for boosting CBR agents with genetic algorithms. B. López, C. Pous, Pablo Gay, A. Pla. AAMAS workshop on Adaptative and Learning Agents, pp. 55-209, 58 (2009)

2008

Modeling Reuse on Case-Based Reasoning with Application to Breast Cancer Diagnosis. C. Pous, Pablo Gay, A. Pla, Joan Brunet, Judith Sanz, T. Ramon y Cajal, and B. López. D. Dochev, M. Pistore and P. Traverso (Eds.): Artificial Intelligence: Methodology, Systems, and Applications (AIMSA), Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNAI 5253), Springer, 2008, pages 322-332. ISBN 978-3-540-85775-4, ISSN 0302-9743 (Print) 1611-3349 (Online), http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85776-1_27

Collecting methods for medical CBR development and experimentation. C. Pous, A. Pla, Pablo Gay, B. López. M. Schaaf (editor): Workshop Proceedings of the 9th European Conference on Case-Based Reasoning, CBR in the Health Sciences (ECCBR-HC), Tier, Germany, September 1st-4th, 2008, Tharax-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-88120-903-8,pages 89-98.

eXiT*CBR: a framework for case-based medical diagnosis development and experimentation. C. Pous, A. Pla, Pablo Gay, B. López. I. Bichindaritza, P. Perner and L. Shapiro (Eds.): Advances in Data Mining (Poster and Workshop Proceedings of ICDM), Workshop on Data Mining in Life Sciences, IBaI Publishing, 2008, pages 96-105. ISBN 978-3-940501-03-5, ISSN 1864-9734.

A Framework for CBR Development and Experimentation with Application to Medical Diagnosis. B. López, Pablo Gay , A. Pla and C. Pous. J.M. Corchado, J.F. De Paz, M.l P. Rocha, F.Fernández-Riverola (Eds.): 2nd International Workshop on Practical Applications of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (IWPACBB 2008) of Advances in Soft Computing (vol 49/2009), Springer, 2009, pages 45-54. ISBN 978-3-540-85860-7, ISSN 1615-3871 (Print) 1860-0794 (Online) http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85861-4_6.