Patricia Almeida Carvalho is a Tenured Professor in Materials Science at the University of Lisbon. She has 25 years of experience in electron microscopy and moved to Norway in 2014 to develop research activities at the Norwegian Center for Transmission Electron Microscopy (NORTEM). Chronologically:
2005/2014 Tenured Professor, University of Lisbon.
2008/2009 Fulbright Scholar at MIT.
2001/2005 Assistant Professor, University of Lisbon.
1990/1997 Research Assistant, University of Lisbon.
1997/2001 Ph.D. student (Dissertation: Planar defects in Ordered Systems), Department of Physics and Mathematics, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
1993/1995 M.Sc. degree level in Materials Engineering (Dissertation: Laser alloying of zinc with aluminum), University of Lisbon, Portugal.
1985/1990 5-year degree in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (Dissertation: Ductility of electroless copper films), University of Lisbon, Portugal.
Competence and research areas
Over 25 years of experience in synthesis by powder technology and solidification techniques as well as advanced characterization by electron microscopy and associated spectroscopy techniques. The research interests are centered on developing innovative materials for sustainable energy applications.
Her h-index is 29. The complete list of scientific publications can be found on Google Scholar. For more information see: http://web.ist.utl.pt/~ist13115/