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Expert in Lasers, Optics, Optoelectronics, and Metrology Instrumentation

Expert ID: 725832 Portugal

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Expert has a physics background supporting specialization in sensor technology, associated to areas of optics, optoelectronics and lasers for fields of application in the industry field (laser processing), space (metrology systems) and defense (metrology, sensor payloads, sensor performance evaluation). With over 20 years as a researcher in an Optics and Laser Department, he has been working from proof of concepts up to demonstrator development, thus covering TRL (technology readiness level) projects.

Expert has a physics background supporting specialization in sensor technology, associated to areas of optics, optoelectronics and lasers for fields of application in the industry field (laser processing), space (metrology systems) and defense (metrology, sensor payloads, sensor performance evaluation). With over 20 years as a researcher in an Optics and Laser Department, he has been working from proof of concepts up to demonstrator development, thus covering TRL (technology readiness level) projects.

Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1996 Degree: PhD Subject: Physics Engineering Institution: Superior Technical Institute (IST) of Technical University of Lisbon
Year: 1989 Degree: "Licenciatura" = BS + masters (5 year Course) Subject: Physics Engineering Institution: Science and Technology School (FCT) of New University of Lisbon (UNL)
Year: 1996 Degree: PhD Subject: Physics Engineering Institution: Superior Technical Institute (IST) of Technical University of Lisbon
Year: 1989 Degree: "Licenciatura" = BS + masters (5 year Course) Subject: Physics Engineering Institution: Science and Technology School (FCT) of New University of Lisbon (UNL)

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2007 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Researcher Department:
Responsibilities:
Available upon request.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2007 to 2009 Employer: Title: Researcher Department:
Responsibilities:
He is a Senior Researcher and is responsible for projects in the area of Space, Defence and Industry, related with technological areas of optics, lasers and sensors
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1991 to 2007 Employer: Title: Researcher Department:
Responsibilities:
He is a senior researcher at the Optolectronics Department of INETI, coordinating projects and developing applications for Industry and Defence, in the areas of optical sensors and lasers (material processing and propagation)
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1989 to 1991 Employer: Title: Reached 2nd lieutenant position Department:
Responsibilities:
He worked in the electronics division where he participated in several Defence funded projects in the area of lasers, laser simulators, laser warning receivers, and electronic warfare
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2007 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Researcher Department:
Responsibilities:
Available upon request.
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2007 to 2009 Employer: Title: Researcher Department:
Responsibilities:
He is a Senior Researcher and is responsible for projects in the area of Space, Defence and Industry, related with technological areas of optics, lasers and sensors
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1991 to 2007 Employer: Title: Researcher Department:
Responsibilities:
He is a senior researcher at the Optolectronics Department of INETI, coordinating projects and developing applications for Industry and Defence, in the areas of optical sensors and lasers (material processing and propagation)
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 1989 to 1991 Employer: Title: Reached 2nd lieutenant position Department:
Responsibilities:
He worked in the electronics division where he participated in several Defence funded projects in the area of lasers, laser simulators, laser warning receivers, and electronic warfare

Additional Experience

Expert Witness Experience
He is Technical Expert at the Portuguese Institute of Quality since Nov 2007, for the area of Optics, Optical Comunications and Radiometry, auditing the atribution of CE and Quality certification in calibration and measurement services. He was the appointed expert for 6 audits since 2008.
Training / Seminars
He delivered 6 training courses in the area of laser safety for specialized workers and engineers. One of the courses was dedicated to laser safety in fiber optical comunications, delivered to a group of 10 people of Siemens Portugal.
He is delivering seminars and courses for the past 15 years in the area of Ocular Optics for professional clients.
Marketing Experience
Almost 50% of research effort is the result of contracts with industry (recently for defense and aerospace companies) and also automotive industry (laser processing). He spends a big effort studying industry trends and state of art technology assessment for the elaboration of proposals for Eurospean Space Agency, European Defence Agency and European Framework programs.

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
Portuguese
English
French
Portuguese
English
French

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