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    Ricardo J. G. B. Campello received the BSc degree in Electronics Engineering from the State University of São Paulo (Unesp), Ilha Solteira/SP - Brazil, in 1994, and the MSc and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the State University of Campinas (Unicamp), Campinas/SP - Brazil, in 1997 and 2002, respectively. In 2002 he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Laboratoire D’Informatique, Signaux et Systèmes de Sophia Antipolis, Université de Nice - Sophia Antipolis (UNSA), France. From 2003 to 2006 he worked as an assistant professor at the former Graduate Program in Informatics of the Catholic University of Santos, Santos/SP - Brazil, and as an invited researcher of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the State University of Campinas as well. He has been a merit scholar of the Brazilian National Research Council (CNPq) since 2005. Since 2007 he is with the Department of Computer Sciences of the University of São Paulo (USP) at São Carlos/SP - Brazil (as an Associate Professor since 2011), where he co-founded (and is currently the head of) the Data Pattern Analysis Lab (LAPaD). He was in a sabbatical leave as a visiting professor at the Department of Computing Science of the University of Alberta (UofA), in Edmonton/AB - Canada, between 2011 and 2013. He has been an Associate Editor of the international journal Computational Intelligence (Wiley) since 2015. His current research interests fall primarily into the areas of Data Mining, Data Science, Machine Learning, and Computational Intelligence.