Artur is a Researcher at IVAR (Research Institute for Volcanology and Risk Assessment), University of the Azores. His research focusses on the development of geospatial applications, products, and indicators able to support decision-making on Natural Hazards' mapping and assessment, Spatial Planning, MAES (Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystem Services), and
Coastal/Land Management in oceanic islands and further remote territories.
Within the project, Artur supervises the project's WebGIS platform development and management.
His vision for the project is for MaCoBioS to trace an innovative and successful path on the synergistic study and mitigation measures' development of climate change, biodiversity decline and ecosystem services degradation, based on nature-based solutions.