Curriculum Vitae

Laboratory of Accelerators and Radiation Technologies (LATR)


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Name: Carlos Manuel
Surnames: Marques da Cruz
Born: 29-05-1953, Coimbra
Nationality: Portuguese

Phone: +351 21 9946063
Fax: +351 21 994 6285
E-mail: ccruz (add @ctn.tecnico.ulisboa.pt)


Education

  • 1996 – Examination for Auxiliary Researcher (Ph.D. equivalent), INETI, Lisbon.
  • 1981 – Graduation in Electrical Engineering, Engineering Faculty, Porto University.

Professional Employment Career

  • 1996 - Auxiliary Researcher, Ion Beam Laboratory, Unit of Physics and Accelerators, Instituto Tecnológico e Nuclear (ITN), Sacavém, Portugal (ITN became part of the Technical University in March 2012, adopting the short name IST/ITN).
  • 1989 – Assistant Researcher, Physics Department, INETI.
  • 1985 - Research Fellowship, INETI, Sacavém, Portugal.

Fellowships and Training

  • 1987 – "Aplicação de Microprocessadores em Instrumentação Nuclear", INESC/LNETI, Sacavém.
  • 1988 – "Introdução à Comunicação de Dados e Redes de Computadores", INESC, Lisboa.
  • 1989 – Curso p-CAD "Master Designer II", Bruxels, 1989.

Scientific Specialization

  • Nuclear Instrumentation Design.

Main Scientific Area of Research

  • Engineering and Nuclear Electronics.

Teaching Activities

  • 1988 – "Instrumentação e Sistemas Electrónicos nas Tecnologias Nucleares", Physics Dept. / ICEN, LNETI.
  • 1991 – "Instrumentação Electrónica e Manutenção" Centro Formação do Lumiar, LNETI.
  • 1996 – "Instrumentação Electrónica Nuclear", Board of Technicians, SOMINCOR.

Scientific Works

  • PhD Thesis: "Aplicação de Microcontroladores: Medição de densidade de líquidos e misturas sólido-líquido por métodos nucleares", INETI, Sacavém.

Participation in Projects

  • 2002-2007: European project: EU 5th FP n_TOF (PS213) (CERN and others).
  • 2007: Perturbed Angular Correlations experiments at the Portuguese Research Reactor.
  • 2008: Upgrade of the Radiation Technologies Unit (UTR).

Selected Publications

  • J. Salgado, F.G. Carvalho, C. Oliveira, J. Manteigas, J. Neves, C. Cruz, M. Pinto, A. Talefe e A. Ambrósio, "Design, Construction and Use of nNclear Instrumentation in Portugal", Int. J. Rad. Appl. and Instrum. Part A, 41, 1057-1066, 1990.
  • J. Salgado, F. Carvalho, J. Manteigas, C. Oliveira, I. Gonçalves, J. Neves, C. Cruz, "Current Status of Nucleonic Gauges in Portugal", IAEA-TECDOC-1142, 155-168, March 2000.