BIO

I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa (FCT-UNL) and also a member of the Centro de Matemática e Aplicações (CMA) at FCT-UNL. In 2008 I completed my PhD in Mathematics, speciality of Statistics at FCT-UNL, with the work entitled "Brownian motion with drift threshold model". My main research interests are within the areas of Statistics of Stochastic Processes, Stochastic Differential Equations and Financial Mathematics, with several papers published in this areas. In more recent years, I have been involved in several Mathematics outreach initiatives among younger and pre-university students, being a member of ClubeMath and leading courses/projects in MatNova, Ciência Viva and MathIngenious.

Academic Education:

  • PhD in Mathematics in the speciality of Statistics at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. (2008)
  • MSc in Statistics and Optimization at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. (2000)
  • Degree in Mathematics - speciality of Applied Mathematics in Operations Research at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa. (1996)

Professional Activity:

  • Assistant Professor - Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, 2008-presente
  • Teaching Assistant - Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, 2000-2008.
  • Junior Teaching Assistant - Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa, 1998-2000
  • Member since 1998 of the Centro de Matemática e Aplicações (CMA) at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia of Universidade NOVA de Lisboa