Hugo Barbosa



College: College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
Discipline: Computing
Department: Computer Science

Dr. Hugo Barbosa has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Florida Institute of Technology, USA. Before joining the university as a lecturer in Human Dynamics and Urban Systems,  Dr. Barbosa worked for three years as a postdoctoral researcher at the Physics and Astronomy Department of the University of Rochester, NY, where he actively contributed to a wide array of projects involving data analytics, complex systems and networks. His interests are mostly centred around the understanding of the mechanisms underlying complex human-centred dynamics such as cities, human mobility and social networks.