Rodrigo Schramm received his PhD in Computer Science from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)/Brazil in 2015, where he is currently a faculty member. Between 2013 and 2014, he was visiting fellow at ICCMR - Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research - Plymouth University/UK. In 2016, he was awarded by the Royal Academy of Engineering/UK with the Newton Research Collaboration Programme Award. Currently, he is conducting research at UFRGS and collaborates with researchers at C4DM (QMUL) in London, focusing his activities on the development of machine learning techniques for music information retrieval. 

Research Interests

Music Information Retrieval, Computer Music, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Algorithmic Music Composition, Automatic Music Transcription, Gesture Analysis 

Scientific Memberships

Brazilian Computer Society
Member of the Brazilian Computer Society
Steering committee for Computer Music

Visiting Fellow

Sep/2013 – Ago/2014    Plymouth University, Plymouth, UK.
                                       Research Topic: Motion and audio analysis, pattern recognition
                                       Host: ICCMR

Aug/2016 – Aug/2017    Queen Mary University of London, UK
                                       Research Topic: music information retrieval, audio analysis, pattern recognition, automatic polyphonic transcription from audio signals
                                       Host: C4DM

Awards & Grants

Aug/2016 – Aug/2017    Newton Research Collaboration Programme Award – NRCP1617/5/46
                                       Royal Academy of Engineering / UK

Aug/2013 – Aug/2014      Scholarship: Doctoral Exchange Program (CAPES)
                   Nov 2010      Honours: Development of the e-learning modality at UFRGS.
                   Feb 2007      Award: Best undergraduate monograph 2006/2 (Assespro-RS)
                   Oct 2004      Award: Best work among Scientific Initiation Fellow Presentations (UFRGS)



               Journals IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
               Journal of Creative Music Systems
               SBC Journal on Interactive Systems


               Conferences XI Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research – CMMR 2015
               XV Brazilian Symposium on Computer Music – SBCM 2015
               SBC Games 2015
               1st Conference on Computer Simulation of Musical Creativity - CCSMC 2016
               3rd International Workshop on Movement and Computing – MOCO 2016
               43º – Seminário Integrado de Software e Hardware (CSBC 2016)
               XXVI Congresso da ANPPOM 2016