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Boyan Ivanov Bonev, Ph.D.




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Ph. D. Thesis

Obtained Ph.D. Thesis in Computer Science from the University of Alicante at DCCIA (Computational Science and Artificial Intelligence Department). June, 2010
Supervised by: Miguel A. Cazorla and Francisco Escolano
Title: Feature Selection based on Information Theory
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Research Interests

Main interests in Artificial Intelligence:

Most of my research interests are summarized in these talks:

Teaching experience:


DBLP list of publications | Citations (Google scholar)


Book chapters


Conferences and Workshops

Projects and Collaborations


Outdoor object recognition for visually impaired people integrating mobile computation and aerial vision (TIN2011-27043)

OUTSLAM: Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) in outdoor environments via Computer Vision and Cooperative Robotics (MEC: DPI2005-01280, 2005-2008)

MAP3D - Mapping with mobile robots using computer vision techniques (MCYT: TIC2002-02792, 2003-2005)

HLSLAM: Hybrid metric-topological SLAM integrating computer vision and 3D LASER for large environments (MCI: TIN2008-04416/TIN)


Worked in a coordinated project with the University of Alicante (DCCIA), University of Murcia (DIF), University Rey Juan Carlos of Madrid (GSYC) and Orebro University from Sweden in a Robotic Soccer project, for the RoboCup Four-legged league. (2004-2005)

Participated in the following international robotic soccer competitions:

Machine Translation

Collaborated in the Transducens group (DLSI - UA) in the project Apertium: an open-source shallow-transfer machine translation engine and toolbox. http://apertium.sourceforge.net  (2004-2005).
Sentiment Analysis for opinion classification at Prompsit Language Engineering, S.L. (2011-2012)

Contact Information

Boyan Ivanov Bonev
Dep. Ciencia de la Computación e Inteligencia Artificial
Universidad de Alicante
Ap. Correos 99, E-03080 Alicante, Spain
(Politécnica II building, coordinates 38°23’12.2’’ N, 0°30’45.1’’ W)
Tel: +34 965903897
e-mail: boyan at dccia.ua.es

Some courses

Curso AJDM
Curso de Android y Java para Dispositivos Móviles, 6-17 Sept 2010, 4 créditos en la UA