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     Date Submitted:09-08-2011
     Last Modified:14-08-2011 (08:03)
    Job information
     Current job:Trainee at ESTEC (ESA)
     Employment Term:Temp/Contract
     Job location:Anywhere
     Date available:
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services
     KeywordsCryogenics, Space applications Thermal Engineering Vacuum Technology Solid State Physics

    Personal information





    Date of birth






    Work experience





    01/03/2006 - 01/06/2006

    Occupation or position held

    Investigation Scholarship

    Main activities and responsibilities

    Divulgation of physics and demonstration of didactical physics experiments in science fares, assisting teachers in physics classes, designing of posters for publiciting purposes.

    Name and address of employer

    Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia Monte da Caparica, 2829-516 Caparica (Portugal)

    Type of business or sector

    Science Education




    01/09/2008 - 22/12/2009

    Occupation or position held

    Investigation Scholarship

    Main activities and responsibilities

    Cryogenics, Low-temperature Physics, Solid State Magnetometry.

    Name and address of employer

    Instituto Nuclear e Tecnológico Estrada Nacional 10, 2686-953 Sacavém (Portugal)

    Type of business or sector

    Research Institute




    04/01/2010 - 03/01/2012

    Occupation or position held


    Main activities and responsibilities

    Cryogenics Engineering, Thermal Environment Verification, Spacecraft Thermal Engineering

    Name and address of employer

    European Space Agency (ESA)

    European Space Research and Tecnology Center (ESTEC), Keplerlaan 1, 2200 AG Noordwijk (The Netherlands)

    Type of business or sector




    Education and training





    01/09/2003 - 01/09/2006

    Title of qualification awarded

    'Licenciado' or 'Bachelor' in Sciences of Physics Engineering

    Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

    Calculus, Theoretical Physics, Instrumentation, Electronics, Computer Programming.

    Name and type of organisation providing education and training

    Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (University) Monte da Caparica, 2829-516 Caparica (Portugal)

    Level in national or international classification

    Bologna 1st cycle




    01/09/2006 - 01/09/2008

    Title of qualification awarded

    Master in Physics Engineering

    Principal subjects / occupational skills covered

    Applied Physics, Computation Methods, Instrumentation, Low-Temperature Physics, Cryogenics.

    Name and type of organisation providing education and training

    Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (University) Monte da Caparica, 2829-516 Caparica (Portugal)

    Level in national or international classification

    Bologna 2nd cycle



    Personal skills and competences




    Mother tongue(s)




    Other language(s)

    English, Spanish, French (basic), Dutch (basic)



    Technical skills and competences

    Technical Drawing, Thermal Analysis, Laboratory experience in low-temperature experiments.



    Computer skills and competences

    Proficient user of MATLAB, Mathematica, Origin, LabVIEW, Solid Works, ESATAN-TMS.



    Driving licence(s)

    A1, B



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    - Ana Isabel Soares Neves, João Carlos Dias, José Carlos Nunes, Isabel Cordeiro Santosa, Moritz B.
    Castelo Branco, Laura Cristina J. Pereira, João Carlos Waerenborgh, Manuel Almeida, Dulce Belo* and Vasco da Gama*, [Fe(5-Cl-qsal)2][Ni(a-tpdt)2], a New Hybrid Material exhibiting Room
    Temperature Spin-Crossover and Ferromagnetic Cluster-Glass Behavior. Crystal Engineering Communications, 2009

    - Sandra Rabaça, Dulce Belo, Ana Cláudia Cerdeira, Sandra Dias, Moritz Berkemeier Castelo Branco, Laura Cristina Jesus Pereira,Isabel Cordeiro Santos,Marc Fourmigué and Manuel Almeida, Crystal structure of [RBzPy]n[Ni(4-pedt)2] salts engineering by pyridine ring arrangements; a case of cluster glass behaviour. Crystal Engineering Communications, 2009



    - "Specific Heat from 80K to 300K: a didactical experience", poster presented at the “16ª Conferência Nacional da Física” (National Conference of Physics) and at the “17ª Conferência Nacional para o ensino da Física” (National Conference of Physics teaching).



    Investigation Scholarship Contract at FCT-UNL;

    Física 2008 Participation Certificate;

    Investigation Scholarship Contract at ITN;

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