Lucas Godoy

PhD Student / TA

University of Connecticut


Hi! My name is Lucas, I’m a brazilian PhD Student at UConn who loves R and open data analysis.


  • Statistical Computing
  • Spatial Statistics
  • Statistical Learning
  • Bayesian Inference


  • PhD in Statistics, in progress

    University of Connecticut

  • MSc in Statistics, 2019

    Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

  • BSc in Statistics, 2016

    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul


transpbrr - An R package

This is an independent project about the public expenses made by the Brazilian government.



(In portuguese) Talk about the R package transpbrr.

Voronoi Data Linkage

Extracting Information from Polygons to Points.

Web Scraping, Web Services e API’s

(In portuguese) Extracting data from the web using R.

Analyzing Brazilian Public Data

(In portuguese) Talk about Brazilian open data for undergraduate students.

Voronoi Cells

Visualizing intramunicipality votes distribution in Brazil.


Voronoi Data Linkage

Best Paper Award

An app to visualize and understand several aspects of the Brazilian elections.

Challenge winner.