Associate Professor at the Univ. of Coimbra, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Area of Energy and Environment, currently Head of Department.

Vice-Director of ADAI ( and researcher of the CSBE – Center for the Sustainability of the Built Environment.

Vice Coordinator of the HVAC Commission of the Portuguese Association of Engineers

Research activities are related to the sustainable built environment, namely the use of new, more sustainable, and resilient building technologies and energy systems. Author/co-author of more than 70 publications in scientific journals and more than 100 communications in international conference proceedings. Co-supervisor of several PhD and MSc theses. Principal investigator and team member in more than 20 research projects.⇐Back