1981-2000: Solid State Physics using Nuclear Techniques (Nuclear Solid State Physics). Involved in problems related to dynamics and localization of hydrogen in metallic lattices using PAC (perturbed Angular Correlations), Mössbauer and muon-SR (muon spin rotation) spectroscopies. Member of the FNOA (now FNMC) group in Coimbra.
2000-present: Neutron Detectors using scintilators. Membor of LIP-Coimbra.
-PhD thesis (pdf)