4: Modelling and Planning Systems

RG4 – Modelling and Planning Systems is a multidisciplinary research group, developing theoretical and applied research to improve decision support and policy making solutions, through the combination of theoretical and empirical principles with the intensive use of technologies, comprising acquisition, managing, modelling, analysis and representation of georeferenced data, including Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing.

Main thematic research areas are: Spatial Planning; Geographic Modelling, Spatial Analysis and Simulation; Geodemographics and Geomarketing; Urban Remote Sensing; 3D visualisation; GIS and Society.

Coordinator: Teresa Santos