Main current topics of research:

·   Advanced characterization methods & structural integrity assessment of materials & components.

·   Materials processing & intelligible usage of solar heat for industrial processes.

·   Ornamental & engineered stones; fracture mechanics & machining of hard materials.

See profile and contributions in ResearchGate:

See short list of R&D projects for enterprises, as project manager (max. 10)

Most recent participations:

Participation in the "2nd edition of Mechanical, Metallurgy and Materials Science conference" (organized by the Scientic Federation) which was held during February 13-14, 2020 at Lisbon

Research Proposals approved at SFERA III Transnational Access Programme (European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant agreement No 823802):