Interesting Links - Links de Interesse

Federal University of Rio Grande (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande  - FURG) - Brazil

NAUTEC - Intelligent Robotics and Automation Group (Grupo de Automação e Robótica Inteligentes)

C3 - Centre of Computer Sciences (Centro de Ciências Computacionais)

ECOMP-FURG Computer Engineering Course (Curso de Engenharia de Computação - FURG)

EAUTO-FURG Automation Engineering Course (Curso de Engenharia de Automação - FURG)

PPGCOMP-FURG Master in Computer Engineering (Mestrado em Engenharia de Computação - FURG)

Federal University of Minas Gerais (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais - UFMG) - Brazil

VeRLab Computer Vision and Robotics Lab (Laboratório de Visão Computacional e Robótica)

DCC-UFMG Computer Science Departament (Departamento de Ciência da Computação - UFMG)

University of Coimbra (Universidade de Coimbra - UC) - Portugal

AP4ISR Artificial Perception for Intelligent Systems and Robotics Team (Percepção Artificial para Robótica e Sistemas Inteligentes)

ISR Robotics and Systems Institute (Instituto de Sistemas e Robótica)

UC University of Coimbra (Universidade de Coimbra)

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) - Australia

QCAT CSIRO's Queensland Centre for Advanced Technologies (QCAT)

ASL CSIRO ICT Centre's Autonomous Systems Laboratory


Interesting Research 

List of RGBD datasets

Publisher Copyright

For Brazilian Students

Corrupção e a Universidade


PDF files in Matlab

print -painters -dpdf -r600 File.pdf

PDF files in small size and embedded fonts

pdf2ps file.pdf ou pdftops file.pdf
ps2pdf14 -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress -dEmbedAllFonts=true file.pdf

(LINUX) gs -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -dCompatibilityLevel=1.4 -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress -dNOPAUSE -dQUIET -dBATCH -sOutputFile=small.pdf big.pdf

(WIN32) gswin64 -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -dCompatibilityLevel=1.4 -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress -dNOPAUSE -dQUIET -dBATCH -sOutputFile=small.pdf big.pdf

-dPDFSETTINGS=/screen (screen-view-only quality, 72 dpi images)
-dPDFSETTINGS=/ebook (low quality, 150 dpi images)
-dPDFSETTINGS=/printer (high quality, 300 dpi images)
-dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress (high quality, color preserving, 300 dpi imgs)
-dPDFSETTINGS=/default (almost identical to /screen)

Movie to PNG in Linux

mplayer -ao null -vo png VIDEO.MOV

ffmpeg -i VIDEO.AVI -sameq %04d.png

PNG to Movie in Linux

ffmpeg -i ./image%d.png -vcodec png


cscript ospp.vbs /dstatusall

Size in Latex


Latexdiff in Windows


Link 2

Improve Speed Matlab

English Errors

Article about English for Portuguese Speakers

State of the art vs. state-of-the-art

Analogous to vs. similar to

Sinonymous to "very"

to entail vs. to imply

Improve your writing produtivity


Responding to reviewer

Training vs. Performance

Practice Doesn’t Make Perfect

Can 10,000 hours of practice make you an expert?

How to make your kid good at anything

Practice Doesn’t Make Perfect. Deliberate Practice Does

How to Grow a Super-Athlete

Here’s Why You’re Not an Elite Athlete

Skilled Performance Takes More Than Practice

The Making of an Expert


Embedded Fonts in Windows

Embedded Fonts in Linux

Lattes to Bibtex


O Centro de Ciências Computacionais da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande é uma das 13 Unidades Acadêmicas da FURG, sendo responsável pela área das Ciéncias Computacionais, dedicando-se a formação de recursos humanos e a produção de conhecimento.

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