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Arthur Carvalho

Dinesh & Ila Paliwal Innovation Chair & Assistant Professor

Information Systems & Analytics


Profile

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. University of Waterloo, Computer Science, 2014
  • M.Math. University of Waterloo, Computer Science, 2010
  • B.Sc. Federal University of Pernambuco, Computer Science, 2008

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Dinesh & IIa Paliwal Innovation Chair, Miami University (2018-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Miami University (2016-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Erasmus University (2014-2016)
  • Research and Teaching Assistant, University of Waterloo (2009-2014)
  • Data Analytics, Neurotech (2008)
  • Software Engineer, Cemicro Informatica (2006)

Recent Publications

  • Carvalho, A. "A Permissioned Blockchain-Based Implementation of LMSR Prediction Markets". Decision Support Systems, forthcoming.
  • Carvalho, A., Sambhara, C., and Young, P. "What the History of Linux Says About the Future of Cryptocurrencies". Communications of the Association for Information Systems, forthcoming.
  • Carvalho, A., Levitt, A., Levitt, S., Khaddam, E., and Benamati, J. "Off-The-Shelf Artificial Intelligence Technologies for Sentiment and Emotion Analysis: A Tutorial on Using IBM Natural Language Processing". Communications of the Association for Information Systems, vol. 44, p. 918-943, 2019.
  • Vroegindeweij, R. and Carvalho, A. "Do Healthcare Workers Need Cognitive Computing Technologies? A Qualitative Study Involving IBM Watson and Dutch Professionals". Journal of the Midwest Association for Information Systems, vol. 6(1), p. 51-68, 2019.
  • Carvalho, A., Dimitrov, S., and Larson, K. "On Proper Scoring Rules and Cumulative Prospect Theory". EURO Journal on Decision Processes, vol. 6(3-4), p. 343-376, 2018.
  • Pevec, D., Babic, J., Kayser, M. A., Carvalho, A., Ghiassi-Farrokhfal, Y., and Podobnik, V. "A Data-Driven Statistical Approach for Extending Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure". International Journal of Energy Research, vol. 42, p. 3102-3120, 2018.
  • Babic, J., Carvalho, A., Ketter, W., and Podobnik, V. "Evaluating Parking Policies for Parking Lots Handling Electric Vehicles", IEEE Access, vol. 6(1), p. 944-961, 2018.
  • Carvalho, A. "On a Participation Structure that Ensures Representative Prices in Prediction Markets". Decision Support Systems, vol. 104, p. 13-25, 2017.
  • Carvalho, A., Dimitrov, S., and Larson, K. "Inducing Honest Reporting of Private Information in the Presence of Social Projection". APA Decision, vol. 4(1), p. 25-51, 2017.

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Professor Award (Nominee), Miami University Associated Student Government, 2019
  • Richard K. Smucker Teaching Excellence Awards (Nominee), Farmer School of Business, 2019
  • Professor of the Year Award, Rotterdam School of Management Student Representation, 2015
  • David R. Cheriton Scholarship, University of Waterloo, 2012-2014
  • David R. Cheriton Scholarship, University of Waterloo, 2010-2012
  • Mathematics Graduate Experience Award, University of Waterloo, 2010-2014
  • AAMAS Student Scholarship, IFAMAAS, 2011
  • AAMAS Student Scholarship, IFAMAAS, 2010
  • Graduate Entrance Scholarship, University of Waterloo, 2009

Biography

Dr. Arthur Carvalho is the Dinesh & Ila Paliwal Innovation Chair and an Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Analytics at Farmer School of Business, Miami University. His research interests lie at the intersection of Artificial Intelligence, Information Systems, and Decision Analysis. In particular, Dr. Carvalho works on the development and deployment of artificial intelligence and statistical techniques alongside disruptive technologies aiming at improving business processes and decision making. Dr. Carvalho's research has been published in academic journals such as Communications of the Association for Information Systems, Decision Support Systems, Decision Analysis, EURO Journal on Decision Processes, The Journal of Prediction Markets, among many others. His views have been featured in Inside Higher ED, Poets & Quants, The Journey, among others. Before joining Miami University, Dr. Carvalho worked as an Assistant Professor at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. He received his Master's of Mathematics and PhD in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo (Canada) in 2010 and 2014.

Courses

  • ISA 245
  • B TR 8:30-9:50 FSB 2037
  • C TR 10:05-11:25 FSB 2037
Arthur Carvalho

Contact Information

Office Hours

  • TR 8:30-11:30 via Webex.
  • Meetings must be scheduled through Canvas.

Links

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