Pedro Silva

Pedro Silva is a cross-media designer and researcher at the Computational Design and Visualization Lab. Has an Undergraduate and Master's degree in Design and Multimedia from the University of Coimbra. His interests include Information Visualization, Computational Art, Generative Design but also Typography, Editorial and Graphic Design.

ORCID: 0000-0002-7885-5768
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Related projects


O Brain, My Brain


PhDs – Portugal has Doctors: A Visualization of Academia Achievements in Portugal from 1970 to 2022


Visual Analytics for Fraud Detection


Personal Instants


Money Leave(s) Portugal: an Aesthetic Exploration of Public Investments


Performing Creativity
with Computational Tools


AlticeVis – Study and Visualisation of Urban Mobility


  • P. Silva, D. Lopes, P. Martins, and P. Machado, “Field of Leaves: An Interactive Installation Sprouting Leaves Out of Public Money,” Proc. ACM Comput. Graph. Interact. Tech., vol. 5, iss. 4, 2022.

In Proceedings

  • P. Silva, C. Maçãs, J. Correia, P. Machado, and E. Polisciuc, “ANTENNA: A Tool for Visual Analysis of Urban Mobility based on Cell Phone Data,” in Proceedings of the 17th International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications – IVAPP, 2022, pp. 88-100.

  • P. Silva, C. Maçãs, E. Polisciuc, and P. Machado, “Visualisation Tool to Support Fraud Detection,” in Proceedings of the 25th International Conference Information Visualisation (IV), 2021.

  • P. Silva, P. Martins, and P. Machado, “Personal Instants,” in 9th Conference on Computation, Communication, Aesthetics & X (xCoAx 2021), 2021.

  • P. Silva, P. Martins, and P. Machado, “Money Leave(s) Portugal: an Aesthetic Exploration of Public Investments,” in Proceedings of the 24th International Conference Information Visualisation (IV), 2020.