Paulo Ferreira

Short Bio

Paulo Ferreira is currently the Head of the Advanced Electron Microscopy, Imaging and Spectroscopy Center and the Leader of the Atomic Structure-Composition of Materials Group at the International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL), Portugal. He is also a Full Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at IST, University of Lisbon, Portugal and an Adjunct Professor, Robert & Jane Mitchell Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Engineering in the Materials Science and Engineering Program at the University of Texas at Austin, USA. He has a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Illinois, USA and has done his Post-doctoral work at MIT in Materials Science and Engineering. He concentrates his scientific research in the areas of Materials Science, Nanomaterials and Electron Microscopy applied to alternative energy materials and 2D materials.

More about Paulo’s Round Table

Paulo Ferreira will moderate the “Contributions of Nanotechnology to the UT Austin Portugal Mission” Round table. Ana Pêgo, Emanuel Tutuc, Lorena Diéguez and Paula Vilarinho will be the invited discussants.