Pablo Paredes Castro

Assistant Professor
4142 Iribe Center
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley (Computer Science)

Pablo E. Paredes Castro is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science.

His research focuses on subtle interventions to reduce stress, such as guiding people to breathe slowly with subtle haptic cues from office or car furniture, and passive sensing of affective and physiological biomarkers derived from existing devices (such as computers, phones, etc.).

Before joining UMD, Paredes was a clinical assistant professor in the Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department at Stanford University School of Medicine.

He earned his doctoral degree in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley in 2015.

Go here to view Paredes’s academic publications on Google Scholar.