He holds a Degree in Civil Engineering, a Master’s Degree in Hydraulics and Hydraulic Resources and also holds a Doctorate in Hydraulics, Hydraulic Resources and Environment from the University of Coimbra.
He is Adjunct Professor at the Coimbra Higher School of Engineering.
He was a Director of Coimbra Water Company between July 2007 and November 2009.
He is the author of many publications in scientific journals on both the national and international level, of conference papers in Portugal and abroad, and has written commercial software for the sizing and analysis of water supply systems and waste water drainage.
His scientific research areas of interest are: planning, project and operation of the water supply systems and the planning and operation of water drainage systems.