Nuno Roma is an Associate Professor of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (DEEC) at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon (ULisboa) – Portugal.

He is also a senior researcher at Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores – Investigação e Desenvolvimento em Lisboa (INESC-ID), being a member of the High-Performance Computing Architectures and Systems (HPCAS) research area.

His research is mainly focused on the development and implementation of:

  • Specialized computer architectures for digital signal processing,
  • High-Performance Computing (HPC) platforms, including parallel processing,
  • Embedded systems design,
  • Multimedia systems (image and video coding).

Nuno Roma is a Senior Member of the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society and of ACM.


Brief biographical sketch:

  • Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, 2008;
  • M.Sc. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, 2001;
  • B.Sc. degree (5 years course) in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, 1998;
  • Born in Entroncamento, Portugal, on January 5, 1975.