Miguel Centeno Brito

    Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon

    Areas of Interest: Photovoltaics, solar potential, solar irradiation measurement, energy systems, distributed energy services, solar forecasting.

    Name Miguel Centeno Brito
    Role Assistant Professor with habiltation
    Institution Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon / Institute Dom Luiz
    Contact mcbrito@fc.ul.pt
    Key Words / Areas of Interest Photovoltaics, solar potential, solar irradiation measurement, energy systems, distributed energy services, solar forecasting
    Expertise Sought We are interested in collaboration in a variety of areas related to solar energy depending on specific projects. We are particularly interested in collaborations with data scientists for solar resource monitoring and forecasting at all time and space scales.

     

    Bio:

    Miguel graduated in Physics Engineering at the Technical University of Lisbon and, in 1999, got his Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Oxford, in the UK. Since then he has been at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon, researching and teaching photovoltaics and sustainable energy systems. He has published over 60 scientific journal papers, about 100 conference papers and 3 international patents. His research interests include solar radiation measurement and modelling, photovoltaics in the urban environment, present and future of photovoltaics in energy systems, and solar electrification in developing regions.