INESC Coimbra


Jorge Manuel Filipe dos Santos

Jorge Santos

Academic degrees: PhD in Geographic Engineering, University of Coimbra, 2005; Graduation in Geographic Engineering, 1990.

Present position: Consulting for OTCA (Organização do Tratado de Cooperação Amazónica) in Centro Regional da Amazónia of INPE (Instituto Nacional de Pesquisa Espacial), Brazil

Research areas: Modelling uncertainty in spatial data using Fuzzy Sets Theory; Uncertainty in terrain modeling; GNSS kinematic tracks to calibrate and evaluate digital elevation models; Application of Remote Sensing imagery to monitorize tropical forests