She has a Doctorate in Mathematics from the University of Twente, Netherlands, and is a Professor in the Deparment of Mathematics at the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Coimbra. She is the author of Descobre a Matemática and co-author of Descobre o Som from the Ciência a Brincar collection produced by Bizâncio publishers. She is currently Deputy Director of the Science Museum of the University of Coimbra and is part of the “History of Science of the University of Coimbra” project group.
Books published in Coimbra University Press:
História da ciência na Universidade de Coimbra (“History of Science
at the University of Coimbra 1772-1933")
História da ciência luso-brasileira: Coimbra entre Portugal e o Brasil (“History of Luso-Brazilian Science: Coimbra between Portugal and Brazil”)