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Sergio Giraldo

Sergio Giraldo, is a post-doc researcher at the Music and Machine Learning Lab of the Music Technology Group (MTG) and professor at the Department of Communication Technology at the Pompeu Fabra University. He obtained his bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering at Los Andes University in Colombia in 1998. In 2006 he obtained a degree in Jazz and Modern Music in the Conservatorio del Liceo from Barcelona. In 2011 obtained the MS degree in Sound and Music Computing, and later in 2016 obtained the PhD in computer science, both at the Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, Spain. His main research activity has been done since 2011 within the areas of Machine learning, Expressive Music Performance Modeling, Emotion detection with brain computer interfaces, Automatic Music Transcription, and Music Learning and Teaching Technologies. Both master thesis (2011-2012), and PhD thesis (2012-2016) were carried out under the supervision of Dr. Rafael Ramirez, leader of the MML lab, at the Pompeu Fabra University. During this period, he has participated at three investigation projects, lead by Dr. Ramirez. His main role at the projects have been to investigate and develop computational tools within the aforementioned research areas. The outcome of these research has been presented and published at International Conferences and peer reviewed Journals.