Alixandre Santana

Alixandre Santana holds a Bachelor in Computer Engineering from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil and a Master degree in Business administration from the same institution. He is teaching Information Systems at the Federal Rural University of Pernambuco, Brazil.

Since 2012, he is also doing his PhD in Computer Science at Federal University of Pernambuco.

Since June 2014, he is a visiting scholar at the University of Bamberg, researching in the fields of Network Analysis and Enterprise Architecture.

Research Interests

  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Network Analysis
  • IT Governance

Publications and Conferences

  • Santana, A.; Fischbach, K.; Moura, Hermano. Enterprise Architecture Analysis and Network Thinking: A Literature Review, 2016 49th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS), pp. 4566-4575, doi:10.1109/HICSS.2016.567
  • Silva, E.G.F.;  Pacheco Junior, J. C.; Santana, A. Um mapeamento sistematico sobre a Análise de Redes Sociais aplicada a colaboração em projetos de software. In: Brazilian Workshop on Social Network Analysis and Mining, 2014, Brasília, Proceedings of III Brasnam, 2014 (in portuguese)
  • Pacheco Junior, J. C.; Prochazka, F.; Marques, A. C. R.; Araujo, J. I. S.; Costa, V. B.; Santana, A.  Social network analysis in project context: a systematic mapping study focused on team structure of sotware projects. Revista Brasileira de Administração  Científica, Aquidabã, v.4, n.2, p.6-17, 2013. doi: (in portuguese)  (best paper of Brazilian Symposium of Information Technology, SBTI , 2013)
  • Santana, A.; Moura, H. P.; Pacheco Junior, J. C.; Medeiros, P. A., Perception of project managers on practices of knowledge management in software development organizations projects: experiences in Pernambuco State. In: Congresso Internacional de Tecnologia da Informação, 2013, São Paulo. Anais do X CONTECSI, 2013. (in portuguese)
  • Santana, A.; Sousa Neto, M. V., IT risk management and practices in Brazilian organizations: a multiple case study. In: 8th CONTECSI International Conference on Information Systems and Technology Management, 2011, São Paulo. Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Information Systems and Technology Management, 2011. (in portuguese)
  • Santana, A.; Canuto, A.; Souto, M.; Soares, R. Using Accuracy and Diversity to Select Classifiers to build ensembles. IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 2006.