Ricardo Guimaraes Dias
Maria Celeste do Carmo
University of Aveiro founded in 1973, with over 15000 full-time students (graduate and postgraduate). The University has a strong research profile, a unique model of governance (16 Departments, 4 Polytechnic Schools and various training centres), acting as a regional network for education and training promoting strong links with the surrounding community. The University is a leading Portuguese institution in research areas related with Environmental Sciences, Physics, Materials Science, Electronics and Telecommunications.