Coimbra University Press

João Sérgio Seixas de Melo

He is presently Associate Professor at the Department of Chemistry of the University of Coimbra and Deputy Director of the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Coimbra. His scientific research areas are: photochemistry and the photophysics of molecules. He has supervised many doctoral, master’s and degree students and is the author of more than one hundred scientific papers and many other works of a pedagogical nature and scientific initiatives, among which is the Junior Chemistry Olympics, thanks to his position as President of the Coimbra Branch of the SPQ.