My main field of scientific activity is Operational Research/Management Science. More specifically, I am interested in the areas of Problem Analysis and Structuring Methods, Decision and Optimisation and Combinatorial Optimisation.
I authored many articles in international journals and research publications; I coordinated and participated in diverse research and applied projects, several of which were developed in close cooperation with industrial and service companies; I supervised many PhD and M.Sc research thesis.
President of APDIO (past) - the Portuguese Operational Research Society.
Electrical Engineering Degree (5 years), from FEUP.
PhD degree in Operational Research, from the Technical University of Denmark.
Currently, I am Professor at FEUP (DEGI) and Research Coordinator at INESC TEC (CESE).