Vinicius Prado da Fonseca

I’m an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at the Memorial University of Newfoundland. My research interests are Robotics, Tactile sensing, Robotic manipulation, Human-machine interaction, Human-robot interaction, Applied machine learning and Artificial intelligence.


  • Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Ottawa, 2020.
  • M.Sc. Systems and Computing, Military Institute of Engineering, Brazil, 2013.
  • B.Sc. Computer Science, Federal University of Tocantins, Brazil, 2010

Department of Computer Science

Memorial University of Newfoundland

St. John's, NL A1B 3X5

Office: EN-2012