Filipe joined the KT group in July 2019 as a Knowledge Transfer Trainee, working in the Business Development section, with a focus on accelerator technologies.
Before joining CERN, Filipe was a researcher at the Associated Laboratory for Energy, Transports and Aeronautics (LAETA) in Portugal, having also worked as a guest researcher at the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Germany’s National Metrology Institute.
Filipe holds a BSc and MSc degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, having also studied for a semester at TU Delft and attended specialized courses by the Portuguese Chemistry Society and the European Space Agency Academy. His MSc specialization focused particularly on the research of alternative energy resources that have a positive impact on society, by not contributing to global warming.
In addition to supporting the organisation of international conferences, Filipe has also contributed as volunteer in several non-profit associations.