Concluded Supervising


[1] He Hong, FCT scholarship with the reference SFRH/BPD/18563/2004, the subject is “Visualization and modelling of the solids flow in single screw extruders”, co-supervisor Professor José António Covas, 2004 to 2007.

[2] Oliver Pozo, FCT scholarship with the reference SFRH/BPD/39381/2007, the subject is “Processing of polymeric systems: flow of solid pellets in the initial turns of the plasticating screw”, co-supervisor José António Covas, 2007 to 2011.


[1] Natália Lage Domingues, FCT scholarship with the reference SFRH/BD/19605/2004, the subject is “Automatic Design of Polymer Processing Equipment”, co-supervisor José António Covas, 2011.

[2] Célio Bruno Pinto Fernandes, FCT scholarship with the reference SFRH/BD/28479/2006, the subject is "Integration and optimization of the injection moulding process: from polymer plasticating to final part properties", co-supervising António José Vilela Pontes, 2012.

[3] Cristina Ferreira Teixeira, FCT scholarship with the reference SFRH/BD/21921/2005, the subject is “Design of Screws for Polymer Compounding using Twin-Screw Extruders”, co-supervisor José Covas, 2013.


[1] Natália Lage Domingues, MSc in Mathematic with Application to Mechanic , the subject is “Mathematical Modelling of the Mixing in Polymer Extrusion”, co-supervisor Estelita Vaz, 2004.

[2] Célio Bruno Pinto Fernandes, MSc in Applied Mathematics, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto (UP), the subject is “Modelling the Plasticating Phase in Injection Moulding”, co-supervisor Sílvio Marques Gama da Faculdade de Ciências da UP, 2007.

Other supervising:

[1] Luís Gonçalves, scholarship of the project “New Polymeric Materials by Reactive Extrusion”, reference FCT POCTI/CTM/34569/2000.

[2] Natália Lage Domingues, scholarship of the project “”, founded by ADI.

[3] Rui Faria, scholarship of the project “Automatic design of polymer processing equipment”, reference FCT POCTI/EME/48448/2002.