Professor of Fluid Mechanics and Environmental Modelling at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon.
Coordinator of the Environmental Modelling Group of the Centre of Environment and Marine Technologies.
Promoter of the development of the MOHID modelling system which includes integrated models for free surface systems (MOHID Water) and for catchments (MOHID Land), both including openMI technology for interacting in run time. MOHID has a modular architecture including modules for hydrodynamics, erosion and sediment transport and for ecological processes.
Research and applied projects supported by doctoral and post-doc students. Participation into more than 30 international (mostly EU) projects, 12 projects funded by the National Science Foundation.
Cooperation with companies and governmental departments.
Supervision of 16 doctoral theses and is supervising 5 actually.