.Principal Researcher - Head of PV Group @ LNEG - Head of the Energy Section of the Scientific Council
Electronic Engineer; Post Graduation course on Microelectronics and Solar conversion; Master of Science Degree on Energy conversion systems ; PhD in Mechanical Engineering. Principal Researcher at LNEG with R&D activities in the field of Solar Thermal and Photovoltaics; Head of the Energy section of LNEG’s Scientific Council; Former Director of Renewable Energies Department of INETI (2001-2009). Invited Full Professor at the University of Évora. Representing Portugal at the Renewable Energies Working Party of the IEA at the Solar European Industrial Initiative of SET Plan and Mirror Group of PV Platform. Previous participation in EU projects PV-EC-NET, Multi User Solar Hybrid Grids, BENCHMARKING, CA-RES, Build up Skills, FORMAR. More than 100 publications on Renewable, namelly Solar Energy.