Post-Doc at EDAM (Engineering Design and Advanced Manufacturing) at MIT Portugal Program, 2008.
Post-Doc in Lasers (September 2007) done at Instituto Superior Técnico and in collaboration with the Cranfield University - UK
PhD in Mechanical Engineering (September 2003), done at Instituto Superior Técnico and in collaboration with the MPA from Stuttgart University - Germany. Title of work: Soldadura Laser de Pastilhas de Carboneto de Tungsténio a Aço.
Master in Materials Engineering, at Instituto Superior Técnico. Title of work: Mecanismos de Fractura e Fadiga de Materiais Compósitos de Matriz Metálica.
Mechanical Engineering Degree (Production and Mechanical Construction) at Instituto Superior Técnico.