Nome Completo / Full Name
Eduardo Vieira de Castro
Gabinete / Office
315 - FC3 - FCUP
Telefone / Phone
220 402 313
Categoria / Category
Professor Auxiliar / Assistant Professor
Indicador / Researcher indicator
Página pessoal / personal page
Palavras chave / Keywords
Condensed Matter Theory, Graphene and post-Graphene 2D-Materials, Topological Matter, Strongly Correlated Electron Systems
Currículo Resumido / Short resume
Eduardo V. Castro is a he is a staff member at the Physics and Astronomy Department of the Faculty of Sciences of University Porto (UP). After his PhD, obtained from UP in 2008, he was a visiting post-doc at MPI-PKS in Dresden, and a Juan de la Cierva post-doc at ICMM-CSIC in Madrid. In 2012 he joined IST at University of Lisbon as an Assistant Professor, and moved to UP in 2018. He is also an associate member at CSRC – Computational Science Research Center in Beijing, China since 2012.
E. V. Castro is the author of 40 scientific articles which has been cited over 2300 times. He has a background in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, with focus on phenomenological descriptions of 2D systems. Since 2007 he has been involved in several research projects in the field of 2D materials, funded either by Portuguese or Spanish agencies. He is currently supervising 2 MSc students, 3 PhD students, and is coordinating an Individual Marie-Curie fellowship.