Fourth-year MIT Portugal Transportations Systems PhD candidate at Instituto Superior Técnico. Miguel’s doctoral research focuses on understanding both objective and subjective urban cycling safety and the link between the two. He is currently using Computer Vision and Machine Learning methods to create a platform for understanding both cycling safeties. He completed his MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Instituto Superior Técnico and worked as a research fellow at the Institute for Systems and Robotics (ISR-IST) before starting his doctoral path.
During his free time, Miguel is 1 part Lego builder, 1 part amateur chef, and 1 part tech enthusiast.