Marta Ferraz

Marta Ferraz is a scientist and inventor in the area of Biorobotics and Human Development. She is currently a Ph.D student in Digital Media in the UT Austin/Portugal program (International CoLab for emerging technologies), a researcher at the Center for Environmental and Sustainability Research (CENSE/FCT-UNL), and the founder of the enterprise Biohtics. She holds a Master's degree in Child's Motor Development and a Postgraduate degree in Exercise and Health. Her scientific fields of research include, Human-Computer interaction; Child-machine interaction; Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience; Embodied Cognition; Developmental Space Biology and Medicine; Artificial Intelligence; Developmental Robotics; Biocomputing; Bioarts; DIYbio; Ecological Sustainability.