Short Bio 2016 (in portuguese .pdf)
I was born in Lisbon, December 1969;
Licenciatura in Engenharia
Física Tecnológica (now MEFT) from Instituto
Superior Técnico (IST) in June 1992;
Doutoramento (PhD) in Physics from IST in
Advisor: Prof. J. T. Mendonça (@ GoLP);
Assistant Professor of Physics at Department
of Physics/IST from June
1997 to May 2005;
Post Doctoral Fellow at the University
of California Los Angeles - Plasma
Simulation Group - from September 1997 to January 2001. Supervisors: Prof.
John M. Dawson and Prof.
W. B. Mori;
Since January 2001, I am at GoLP/Institute for Plasmas and Nuclear Fusion, working on theoretical and computational plasma
physics with the epp team;
Associate Professor of Physics at Department
of Physics/IST since May 2005;
Agregação in Physics from IST in May 2005;
Scientific Coordinator of the Group of Lasers and Plasmas since January 2006;
Professor of Physics at Department
of Physics/IST since December 2010;
Father of identical twin girls since February 2012.