Demétrio Matos

Adjunct Professor at the School of Design (Escola Superior de Design - ESD) of the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave ( Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave - IPCA), director of the Department of Industrial Design and Product since 2017 and director of the undergraduate degree in Industrial Design since 2016.

PhD in Design, by the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Lisbon ( Faculdade de Arquitetura da Universidade de Lisboa - FA.UL), in the area of knowledge of Industrial Design, Master in Industrial Design by the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto ( Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto - FEUP) in partnership with the School of Arts and Design of Matosinhos ( Escola Superior de Artes e Design - ESAD), and graduated in Equipment Design by the School of Arts and Design of Matosinhos (ESAD).

Member of the Research Institute in Design, Media and Culture (ID +), in the research group of the health area. The main areas of interest include industrial design, health design, human enhancement and inclusive design.

Current positions

  • Professor Adjunto IPCA

PhD Details

  • Title Contributo do design no processo de desenvolvimento de dispositivos médicos. Projeto de um elemento protésico segundo uma abordagem centrada no utilizador.
  • Field Design
  • Year 2016

Publications

  • Brandão Pereira, J.; Albino, M; Tavares, P.; Teixeira, P.M.; & Matos, D. (2019). O Projeto “Design, Empresas e Inovação” e a proposta de ação no território do Cávado. Proceedings de “26th APDR Congress – Associação Portuguesa de Desenvolvimento Regional – Evidence-based territorial policymaking: formulation, implementation and evaluation of policy”, Aveiro, 2019. To be published.
  • Calado, A., Soares, F., & Matos, D. (2019). A Review on Commercially Available Anthropomorphic Myoelectric Prosthetic Hands , Pattern-Recognition-Based Microcontrollers and sEMG Sensors used for Prosthet
  • Tavares, P.; Silva, A. C.; Pereira, J:B:; Albino, M.; Matos, D.; & Teixeira, P. M. (2019). “Transformação regional pelo design – o projeto “capacitar pelo design” na Região Cávado”. In Tavares, P. (Org.) (2019). CAOS Communication, Art and Object Sinergies – Practice Research, the time is now. DRX: Registos de Investigação em Design, pp.11-21. ISBN 978-989-99861-9-0.
  • Tavares, P.; Silva, A.C.; Pereira, J.B.; Teixeira, P.M.; & Matos, D. (2019). Regional transformation through design. In Conference Proceedings 9th International Conference The Future of Education, pp.421-424, Filodiritto Publisher, ISBN 978-88-85813-45-8
  • Gonçalves, F., Carvalho, V., & Matos, D. (2018). “Barty” – A Serious Game to Fight Childhood Obesity: First Insights. In J. Machado, F. Soares, & G. Veiga (Eds.), Innovation, Engineering and Entrepreneurship. HELIX2018 (pp. 259–266). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
  • Freitas, H., Soares, F., Carvalho, V., & Matos, D. (2018). Serious games development as a tool to prevent repetitive strain injuries in hands: First steps. In M. Auer, D. Guralnick, & I. Simonics (Eds.), Teaching and Learning in a Digital World. ICL 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol. 715 (pp. 954–964). Springer International Publishing. http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-73210-7_108.
  • Pereira, J. B.; Tavares, P.; Silva, A. C.; Matos, D.; & Teixeira, P. M. (2018). “Transformação regional pelo design – o projeto “capacitar pelo design” na região Cávado”. In 25th APDR Congress Proceedings, Circular Economy, Urban Metabolism and Regional Development: Challenges for a Sustainable Future. NOVAFCSH, Lisbon (Portugal), 5-6 July 2018. ISBN 978-989-8780-06-5
  • Freitas, H., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., & Matos, D. (2018). Virtual application to prevent repetitive strain injuries in hands. In J. Tavares & R. Natal Jorge (Eds.), VipIMAGE 2017. ECCOMAS 2017. Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics, vol. 27 (pp. 407–416). Cham: Springer International Publishing. http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-68195-5_45
  • Colaço, P., & Matos, D. (2018). Between industry and craft; Paradigm for furniture design. In Encontro de Investigação em Música, Artes e Design – EIMAD. Castelo Branco.
  • Freitas, H., Soares, F., Carvalho, V., & Matos, D. (2017). Serious games development as a tool to prevent repetitive strain injuries in hands: First steps. In ICL2017 – 20th International conference on interactive collaborative learning (pp. 1646–1657). Budapest.
  • Salgado, J., Soares, F., Leão, C., Matos, D., & Carvalho, V. (2017). Educational games for children with special needs: preliminary design. In 4th Experiment@ International Conference (pp. 176–180).
  • Kalagi, S., Machado, J., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., & Matos, D. (2017). Brain Computer Interface Systems Using Non- Invasive Electroencephalogram Signal: A Literature Review. In International conference on engineering technology and innovation (ICE/ITMC) (pp. 1050–1055). Madeira.
  • Freitas, H., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., & Matos, D. (2017). Virtual application for preventing repetitive strain injuries on hands: First insights. In 10th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies (BIOSTEC 2017) (pp. 237–244). http://doi.org/10.5220/0006295102370244.
  • Bezerra, K., Machado, J., Soares, F., Carvalho, V., & Matos, D. (2017). SmartBath: A new bathing concept for disabled people. In P. Garrido, F. Soares, & A. P. Moreira (Eds.), CONTROLO 2016: Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, vol 402 (pp. 461–470). Cham: Springer International Publishing. http://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-43671-5_39
  • Bezerra, K., Gonzalez, L., Machado, J., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., & Matos, D. (2017). Smartbath: Water temperature control system. In International conference on engineering, technology and innovation (ICE/ITMC) (pp. 1037–1043). Madeira.
  • Bezerra, K., Machado, J., Silva, B., Gonzalez, L., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., Matos, D., Pereira, F. (2017). Mechatronic systems for caregivers support on the context of bedridden people care. In Electrical Engineering and Mechatronics Conference EEMC’17.
  • FERREIRA, L. (2016). Tipografia em Portugal – subsídios para uma história da introdução em Portugal – Congresso: 7 Encontro de Tipografia.- Organização: CIAUD – Centro de Investigação em Arquitectura, Urbanismo e Design da Faculdade de Arquitectura da Universidade de Lisboa Ano: Novembro de 2016
  • Ferreira, R., Matos, D., Carvalho, V. & Soares, F. (2016). “HugMe” Development of an inclusive toy: first insights. In 2º International conference of the portuguese society for engineering education. Vila Real.
  • Bezerra, K., Machado, J., Soares, F., Carvalho, V. & Matos, D. (2016). Smartbath: a new concept of bathing for disabled people. Controlo 2016, September 14-16, Guimarães.
  • Bezerra, K., Pereira, F., Machado, J., Carvalho, V., Soares, F. & Matos, D. (2016). Development of a Mechatronic System for Bedridden People Support. In V. Petrova (Ed.), Advances in engineering research (13).
  • Bezerra, K., Machado, J., Soares, F., Carvalho, V. & Matos, D. (2016). Requirements for the development of medical devices – Caregivers perspectives survey. 14th International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition – IMECE2016, November 11-17. Phoenix, USA.
  • Lopes, O., Carvalho, V., Matos, D., Soares, F., Machado, J., & Martins, T. (2015). Design and development of a portable projection and natural interface device for virtual games applied to physiotherapy. In 12th International Conference of Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics (pp. 22–28). Athens.
  • Pereira, F., Barros, C., Carvalho, V., Machado, J., Leão, C., Soares, F. & Matos, D. (2015). Ambient Assisted Living Platform for Remote Monitoring of Bedridden People. In P. Flores & F. Viadero (Eds.), New Trends in Mechanism and Machine Science. From Fundamentals to Industrial Applications. (Vol. 24, pp. 573–581). Springer International Publishing.
  • Bezerra, K., Machado, J., Silva, B., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., & Matos, D. (2015). Mechatronic system for assistance on bath of bedridden elderly people. In Bioengineering (ENBENG), 2015 IEEE 4th Portuguese Meeting on. Porto: IEEE.
  • Pereira, F., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., Machado, J., Bezerra, K., Silva, R., & Matos, D. (2014). Design of a medical care terminal for bedridden people supervision. In Technological forum, Czech Tecnical University. Prague.
  • Silva, B., Machado, J., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., Matos, D., Pereira, F. & Bezerra, K. (2014). Conceptual Design of a Mechatronic System for Supporting Basic Quality of Life of Bedridden Elderly People. In Applied Mechanics and Materials (Vol. 658, pp. 483–488).
  • Silva, B., Machado, J., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., Matos, D., Pereira, F., & Bezerra, K. (2014). Conceptual Design of a Conveyer Type Mechanical System for Supporting Basic Quality of Life of Bedridden Elderly People. In MECAHITECH’14 – 6th International Conference on Innovations, Recent Trends and Challenges in Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering and New High-Tech Products Development. Bucharest.
  • Matos, D., Pinho, A., Ferreira, A., & Martins, J. (2014). Contribution of Design in the developmental process of external prosthetic medical devices. In M. Soares & F. Rebelo (Eds.), Advances in Ergonomics In Design, Usability & Special Populations: Part I. Vol.16, Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics 2014 (pp. 567–572). Kraków: AHFE Conference.
  • Martins, T., Araújo, M., Lopes, O., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., Matos, D., Torrão, L. (2014). PhysioVinci – Solução integrada para reabilitação física de pacientes com patologias neurológicas. In Video Jogos 2014. Barcelos.
  • Matos, D., Ferreira, A. M., Pinho, A. M., & Martins, J. P. (2014). Contribution of Design in the developmental process of external prosthetic medical devices. In 5th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics AHFE 2014 (pp. 2482–2487). Kraków.
  • Barros, C., Pereira, F., Leão, C., Soares, F., Machado, J., Carvalho, V. & Matos, D. (2014). Assessing remote physiological signals acquisition experiments. ASME 2014 -IMECE, 14-20 November, Montreal, Canada.
  • Bezerra, K., Machado, J., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., Pereira, F., Matos, D. & Leão, C. (2014). System for assistance on bath of bedridden elderly people. ASME 2014 – IMECE, 14-20 November, Montreal, Canada.
  • Pereira, F., Carvalho, V., Soares, F., Machado, J., Bezerra, K., Silva, R., & Matos, D. (2013). Development of a Mechatronic System for Bedridden People Support. In MECAHITECH‘13 – 5th International Conference on Innovations, Recent Trends and Challenges in Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering and New High-Tech Products Development. Bucharest: The National Institute for Research and Development in Mechatronics and Measurement Technique.
  • Bezerra, K., Ferraz, A., Carvalho, V., Machado, J., Matos, D., & Soares, F. (2012). Advanced design of a mechatronic system for human blood typing. In MECAHITECH’12 – 4th International Conference on Innovations, Recent Trends and Challenges in Mechatronics, Mechanical engineering and New High-Tech Products Development. Bucharest.
  • Matos, D., Ferreira, A. M., & Pinho, A. M. (2011). Contribution of design in the development process for medical devices. In Senses & Sensibility in the Right Place, the 6th UNIDCOM/IADE International Conference. Lisbon.
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