Antonio L. Furtado

Professor Emeritus / Senior Researcher

Short Bio

Working at the Department of Informatics at PUC-Rio since 1968, thus participating in the creation of the department, he has tried to combine two very diverse topics: on one side databases and information systems, and on the other side Theory of Literature. The result of this combination is a project in the area of digital entertainment. Always in collaboration with colleagues and students, in this project Dr. Furtado dedicates himself to the development of prototypes and the production of technical articles.







Dr. Furtado graduated in Law and Economics, then earned a master's degree in Business Administration and a doctorate in Computer Science
from the University of Toronto. In 2006 he received the title of Commander of the National Order of Scientific and Technological Merit.