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1991 …2021

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Research interests

- Processamento de ligas metálicas : tratamentos térmicos de ligas ferrosas tratamentos termomecânicos de ligas com memória de forma, incluindo deformação plástica severa, produção de películas finas de ligas com memória de forma por pulverização catódica. - Simulação computacional do processamento de materiais. - Caracterização estrutural de materiais por difracção de raios X: análise do perfil de picos de difracção, estudo in situ do crescimento (por pulverização catódica) de películas finas. - Microfabricação.

Processing of metal alloys: heat treatment of ferrous alloys, thermomechanical treatments of shape memory alloys, including severe plastic deformation, shape memory alloy thin films production (sputtering) and characterization. X-ray diffraction structural characterization: peak profile analysis, in situ studies of sputter films growth and heat treatment of bulk shape memory alloys. Microfabrication.

Education/Academic qualification

Materials Engineering, Doctorate, Université de Lorraine

Award Date: 1 Jan 1985

External positions

Invited Professor, Ministério da Defesa Nacional - Marinha

Sep 1997 → …


  • TN Mining engineering. Metallurgy
  • Shape Memory Alloys
  • X-Ray Diffraction


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