Paulo MELO


University of Coimbra

Faculty of Economics

CeBER and INESC Coimbra

WG4 / WG3

Research interests

Cloud Computing

Electronic CommercePaulo MELO

Blockchain and Sharing Economy

Group decisions and negotiations

Multicriteria decision aiding (MCDA)

Key Publications

Bezerra, F., Melo, P. and Costa, J.P., 2017. Reaching consensus with VICA-ELECTRE TRI: a case study. Group Decision and Negotiation, 26(6), pp.1145-1171.

Srđević, B., Pipan, M., Melo, P. and Law, E.L.C., 2016. Analytic hierarchy process-based group assessment of quality-in-use model characteristics. Universal Access in the Information Society, 15(3), pp.473-483.

Melo, P. and Jorge, L., 2015. Quantitative support for UX methods identification: how can multiple criteria decision making help? Universal Access in the Information Society, 14(2), pp.215-229.

Barreira, N., Godinho, P. and Melo, P., 2013. Nowcasting unemployment rate and new car sales in south-western Europe with Google Trends. NETNOMICS: Economic Research and Electronic Networking, 14(3), pp.129-165.

Da Cunha, P.R., Melo, P. and Da Silva, C.F., 2013. Avoiding lock-in: timely reconfiguration of a virtual cloud platform on top of multiple PaaS and IaaS providers. In Cloud Computing (CLOUD), 2013 IEEE Sixth International Conference on (pp. 970-971). IEEE.


Key experience

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics of the University of Coimbra

Head of Computer Center Division (Faculty of Economics)

Researcher and Computer Infrastructure Manager, INESC Coimbra

Researcher at the Centre for Business and Economics Research (CeBER) at the University of Coimbra

Researcher and/or lead researcher in several national and European funded research projects, at INESC Coimbra and other institutions