I am the Executive Officer & Communication Officer of CERENA. I am responsible for providing executive advice to CERENA's Executive Committee, namely in the development and implementation of the short-, medium- and long-term strategy and in the fulfilment of the objectives and mission of CERENA. I am also responsible for the internal and external communication of CERENA, including CERENA's website, Twitter and Linkedin accounts, media, and outreach activities.
I am graduated in Geology, MSc in Georresources, and Doctorate in Natural Sciences. I have been working in marine mineral resources, namely ferromanganese deposits since I graduated.
2015 Doctorate in Natural Sciences, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany. Thesis Title: Ferromanganese crusts from the seamounts north of the Madeira island: composition, origin and paleoceanographic conditions.
2005 Master in Georesources, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade Técnica de Lisboa. Thesis Title: Contribuição da Análise Multivariada para o estudo de crostas submarinas de ferro e manganês do Atlântico Nordeste (The Contribution of multivariate analysis for the study of northeast Atlantic ferromanganese crusts).
1999 Geology Degree, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa.
Deep-sea Fe-Mn Crusts from the Northeast Atlantic Ocean: Composition and Resource Considerations(Article)
Marine Georesources and Geotechnology | 2013
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems | 2008
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