About Me

Currently working as a researcher on the thin line between hardware and software. Graduated from the Integrated Masters in Informatics and Computing Engineering by Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto (FEUP). Passionate about technology in general, with a special focus on security and privacy, web development & Internet of Things. Furthermore, an amateur photographer, football player, book lover and science addict.

Work & Study

Research Interests


Recent Publications

  1. Testing and Deployment Patterns for the Internet-of-Things
    • João Pedro Dias, Tiago Boldt and Hugo Sereno Ferreira
    • 24th European Conference on Pattern Languages of Programs, 2019
  2. Live Software Development — Tightening the feedback loops
    • Ademar Aguiar, André Restivo, Filipe Figueiredo Correia, Hugo Sereno Ferreira, João Pedro Dias
    • 5th Programming Experience (PX) Workshop – Part of the International Conference on the Art, Science, and Engineering of Programming (‹Programming› 2019), 2019
  3. Live Software Development Environment for Java using Virtual Reality
    • Diogo Amaral, Gil Domingues, João Pedro Dias, Rui Nobrega, Hugo Sereno Ferreira and Ademar Aguiar
    • 14th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Software Approaches to Software Engineering, 2019
  4. CloudCity: A Live Environment for the Management of Cloud Infrastructures
    • Pedro Lourenço, João Pedro Dias, Hugo Sereno Ferreira and Ademar Aguiar
    • 14th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Software Approaches to Software Engineering, 2019
  5. Blockchain-based PKI for Crowdsourced IoT Sensor Information
    • Guilherme Pinto, João Pedro Dias and Hugo Sereno Ferreira
    • 14th International Conference on Information Assurance and Security, 2018

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