Rui has supervised/is supervising the following PhD students:

  • Sofia Reis (IST) Measuring and Improving Linters in the Context of Security (2018 ⇒ 2022, on going)

  • Pedro Santos (FEUP) An efficient and intelligent personal trainer as a software application (2016 ⇒ 2020, on going)

  • Luis Cruz (FEUP) Combining Living Analytics and Educational Data Mining to Model Student Performance (2013 ⇒ 2019, on going)

  • Alexandre Perez (FEUP/PARC) Spectrum-based Diagnosis: Measurements, Improvements and Applications (2012 ⇒ 2018)

  • Jose Campos (U.Sheffield, co-supervised with Gordon Fraser) (re)Testing Evolving Software (2012 ⇒ 2017)

  • Nuno Cardoso (FEUP, co-supervised with David Garlan) Spectrum-based Diagnosis for Run-time Systems (September 2011 ⇒ April 2016)

I collaborated closely with Alberto Gonzalez Sanchez (TUDelft; I was part of his PhD thesis committee as his informal adviser) and Lucio Sanchez Passos (PhD student at FEUP). I am actively collaborating with Paulo Casanova (Dual PhD student in the context of the CMU Portugal program -- Carnegie Mellon University and University of Coimbra).