Francisco Porras Bernárdez

franciscoUniversity Assistant MSc.

Phone:  +43-1-58801-12616

Francisco Porras is a researcher and lecturer at the Research Division Cartography. He received a Licenciatura (MSc.) on Environmental Sciences from the University of Granada. He started his professional career as an Environmental Consultant and later worked as a GIS Technician at different organizations, also as an entrepreneur. In 2016, Frank graduated from the Cartography M.Sc. and currently, he is local coordinator of the program.

Research interests

Location-Based Social Networks, Spatial Analysis, Linked Data, Semantic Web, Geovisualization

Projects at the Research Group Cartography

  • EURECA – EUropean Region Enrichment in City Archives and collections


  • VU 126.099 — Location Based Services
  • VU 126.102 — Cartographic Information Systems
  • UE 127.025 — Elements of Cartography
  • PR 120.001 — Integrative Project (2017W)