I am passionate about applied research and creating simple useful apps and tools that evolve with user feedback.

If you want to know more about my work as a developer, you can check the apps at Mobaton.

If you are interested in knowing more about my research, you can check my publications and my PhD thesis on ontology-based micro-task workflow representations for crowdsourcing.

You can also find me at LinkedIn and reach me through nluz (at) mobaton.com

Research Interests

  • Recommendation and Planning Systems;
  • Social Networks, Social Network Analysis and Crowdsourcing;
  • Human-Computation and Workflow Representations;
  • Knowledge/Ontology Engineering.

CCTC (Computer Science and Technology Center) in UM (University of Minho)
GECAD (Knowledge Engineering and Decision Support Research Center) in ISEP (School of Engineering – Polytechnic of Porto)

Main Technologies

  • RDF, RDF-S, OWL, Apache Jena;
  • Java, J2EE/JSP and Android Development;
  • FreeMarker;
  • PHP, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap;
  • Eclipse and MySQL Server (SQL, PL-SQL).