Hernâni Gonçalves was born in Porto, Portugal, in 1979. He received the Licenciatura degree in Technology Applied Mathematics, the M.Sc. degree in Computational Methods in Science and Engineering, and the Ph.D. degree in Geomatics, from the University of Porto, Porto, Portugal, in 2002, 2004, and 2010, respectively. He worked as a researcher under the scope of a project in biomedical engineering, in the analysis of biomedical signals, from 2002 to 2005. During his Ph.D. (2006-2010), he worked in the automatic registration of satellite images, with a doctoral grant from the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation (FCT). Currently, he is a researcher at the Center for Research in Health Technologies and Information Systems (CINTESIS), with a post-doctoral grant from FCT, working in the linear and nonlinear analysis of biomedical signals. His research interests include image processing and biomedical signal analysis.