Dr. Filipe Marques Teixeira

Scientific Staff
Research unit
Cartography & GIS


Filipe Teixeira (°1984), has a MSc in Biochemistry (2011) from the University of Coimbra, and a PhD in Geography (2020) from Ghent University. The topic of his PhD was on the development of data-driven tools to minimize data complexity in transport geography research. He currently works as a postdoctoral researcher at the CartoGIS research group, developing data-driven tools, to minimize data complexity in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. His research interests focus on R programming, transport geography, machine learning, complex networks, network analysis and data visualisation to minimise data complexity.