Researcher @ INESC TEC
He was graduated in Physics Engineering (optoelectronics and electronics) from the University of Aveiro, Portugal. He received his PhD from University of Porto, Portugal, on optical fibre sensors based on interferometry and nonlinear effect. From 1997 to 1998, he was with the Institute of Telecommunications, Aveiro as scholarship in the European Project UPGRADE (High Bitrate 1300nm Upgrade of the European Standard Single Mode Network.). Presently, he is a Senior Researcher at Optoelectronics and Electronic Systems Unit, INESC Porto and as a head group of optical fiber sensor for Physical measurement. His present research interests included optical fiber sensors and optical communications. He realized several National research projects in optical sensing and optical communications and also participated in four European projects. He has several bilateral cooperation between France (Xlim Université de Nice Sophie Antipolis), Spain (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) and Brasil (Universidade Federal do Para (UFPA). He has published about more 400 in peer-reviewed journal and in international and National conference proceeding and authored 7 patents. He has reviewer for several international journals (nature, IEEE, OSA, Elsevier, IOP and others). He has three awards. He is also senior member of the OSA and SPIE.