Bsc. in Oceanography in 2004 and MSc. Water and Coastal Management in 2006. He worked as a modeller in the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency for two years and in 2009 started his PhD in Marine Sciences specialization in Numerical Modelling with the thesis: Development of an operation tool for oil spill forecast: Application to oil exposed regions. He was a Graduate student in Duke University (US) Integrated Marine Conservation Program, trainee in NOAA Coastal Services Centre and member of the modelling team of the ARGOMARINE FP7 project. In recent years he was part of the WP8 -Societal benefits from observing/information systems - of H2020 project AtlantOS and POCTEP project OCASO. Currently develops research work at University of Algarve in the field of Operational Oceanography in the scope of projects AEROS Constellation, ASTRIIS, NAUTILUS and BASIC Cartagena.
Operational Oceanography; Ocean Observations; Ocean Modelling; Data analysis;