Curriculum Vitae

Centro de Ciências e Tecnologias Nucleares (C2TN)


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Name: Miguel Adrião Mateus dos
Surnames: Reis
Born: 31-03-1964, Lisbon
Nationality: Portuguese

Phone: +351 21 994 6107
Fax: +351 21 994 6285
E-mail: mareis (add @ctn.tecnico.ulisboa.pt)


Education

  • 2001 – PhD, Technical University of Delft, Holland (registered at the Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Physics domain).
  • 1993 – MSc in Physics, Atomic and Molecular Physics by the Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
  • 1988 – Graduation in Technological Physics, by the Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal

Professional Employment Career

  • 04/2001 – Auxiliary Researcher, head of the Elementar Characterization and Speciation Group, Unit of Physics and Accelerators, ITN (ITN became part of the Technical University in March 2012, adopting the short name IST/ITN).
  • 1994 – Researcher Assistant, Physics Department, ITN (then LNETI).
  • 1990 – Researcher Trainee, Physics Department, Instituto Tecnológico e Nuclear (ITN) (then LNETI), Sacavém, Portugal.
  • 1986 – Grantee at ICEN/LNETI, Sacavém, Portugal.

Fellowships and Training

  • Fellowship: "Nutritional and Health-Related Environmental Studies", Interfaculty Reactor Institute, Delft, Holland, from 6 June to 5 de July 1994; from 8 Out to 7 Nov 1995.
  • International Centre for Theoretical Physics College on "Atmospheric Boundary Layer and Air Pollution", Trieste, Italy, from 16 May to 2 June 1994.
  • Interregional Training Course promoted by the IAEA: "Nuclear Analytical Techniques Applications to Air Pollution", from 21 Jan to 22 de Feb 1991, Argonne, U.S.A.
  • Vacuum Course byPfeifer Technicians (Helmut Koptschek and Karl Volk), Physics Department, ICEN/LNETI (now ITN), 1988.
  • Advanced NATO School on Ion Beam Modification Materials Applications in Viana do Castelo, Portugal, partly financed by the Sociedade Portuguesa de Física, from 6-18 Set 1987.

Scientific Specialization

  • Physics / Development and Application of Nuclear Analytical Techniques to Environmental Sciences.

Main Scientific Area of Research

  • Nuclear and Atomic Physics, Computational Methods and Electronics.

Teaching Activities

  • He has been mentoring the thesis of 5 graduated students, 1 MSc student, 2 PhD Students and 1 post-doctoral student.

Membership of Professional Societies

  • Scientific Committee of the "International Conference on PIXE and its Analytical Applications" (2007).
  • President of National Committee of IGBP (2005-2008).
  • National Committee of IGBP (International Geosphere Biosphere Program) (1998-2004).

Scientific Works

  • Graduation Thesis: "Aplicação de Técnicas Nucleares ao Estudo de Aerossóis", Tecnológica da Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, 1988.
  • MSc Thesis: "Correcções de Fluorescência Secundária em PIXE", Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal, 1993.
  • PhD Thesis: "Biomonitoring and Assessment of Atmospheric Trace Elements in Portugal – Methods Response Modelling and Nuclear Analytical Techniques", Delft University of Technology, Delft University Press, Delft, The Netherlands, 2001.
  • Book chapters (2).
  • Author or co-author of 53 oral/poster communications in national/international conferences and other publications in Journals.
  • Author or co-author of 61 publications in peer-reviewed Journals.
  • Author of 24 Technical Reports.
  • Participation in 27 national/international conferences, being responsible for the organization of 7.

Participation in Projects

  • IAEA TC-POR/1/003 (1985-1991): Accelerator utilization.
  • PIDDAC (1987-1990): Desenvolvimento e aplicação de métodos de análise  (sub-projecto - Análises PIXE).
  • IAEA TC-POR/1/006 (1991-1994): Up-grading of the unique 2.0MeV Van de Graaff accelerator facility of Portugal used for atomic physics and material sciences (Tese de Mestrado concluida no contexto deste projecto).
  • IAEA 7260/R1/RB (1993-1995), Monitoring of trace-element air pollution.
  • IAEA TC-POR/8/006 (1994-1997): Monitoring of trace element air pollution in Portugal (Tese de Doutoramento baseado nos resultados obtidos neste projecto).
  • PEAM/P/AMA/615/95 (1996-1999): Contrato DGA 26/96, Estudo de dispersão de poluentes na região industrial do estuário do Sado utilizando biomonitores .
  • IAEA CRP 9938 (1999-2002): Study of atmospheric dispersion of pollutants in the industrial region of the Sado estuary using biomonitors.
  • GRICES Procº4.1.1 Eslovénia Cooperação Científica e Técnica Portugal-Eslovénia (2004-2006): "INAA e PIXE para microcaracterização de elementos traço e suas espécies em amostras ambientais". Aprovado com duas missões de uma semana por ano para cada parceiro (Coordenador da parte Portuguesa)
  • CONC-REEQ/377/2001 (2005-2006): Programa Nacional de Reequipamento Científico, "Laboratório de Caracterização e Especiação de Aerossóis (LCEA)" (coordenador).

5 Selected Publications

  • M.A. Reis, P.C. Chaves, A. Taborda, J.P. Marques, N.P. Barradas, Fixed and free line ratio DT2 PIXE fitting and simulation package , Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 318 (2014) 65-69 DOI:10.1016/j.nimb.2013.05.104.
    Journal impact factor (2011): 1.211, Times Citations : 1.
  • P.C. Chaves, A. Taborda, J.P. Marques, M.A. Reis, H+ and He2 + induced W L X-rays intensity ratios: part I, Si(Li) data and EDS high resolution insight, X-Ray Spectrometry 42 (2013) 141-150. DOI:10.1002/xrs.2446.
    Journal impact factor (2011): 1.445, Citations: 0.
  • A. Taborda, P. C. Chaves, M. L. Carvalho, M. A. Reis, Polynomial approximation to universal M-shell ionisation cross-sections induced by H+ and He2+ ions, X-Ray Spectrometry 42 (2013) 177-182 DOI:10.1002/xrs.2483.
    Journal impact factor (2011): 1.445, Citations: 0.
  • M.A. Reis, P.C. Chaves, A. Taborda, Radiative auger emission satellites observed by microcalorimeter-based energy-dispersive high-resolution PIXE, X-ray Spectrometry, 40 (2011) 141-146. DOI:10.1002/xrs.1309.
    Journal impact factor (2011): 1.445, Citations: 9.
  • M.A. Reis, A. Carvalho, A. Taborda, A. Quaresma, G. Dias, L.C. Alves, M. Mota, P.C. Chaves, R. Teixeira, P.O. Rodrigues, High airborne PM2.5 chlorine concentrations link to diabetes surge in Portugal, Science of the Total Environment, 407 (2009) 5726-5734. DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.07.029.
    Journal impact factor (2009): 2.905, Times Citations : 3.

Other Publications

  •  S.M. Almeida, C.A. Pio, M.C. Freitas, M.A. Reis, M.A. Trancoso, Source apportionment of fine and coarse particulate matter in a sub-urban area at the western european coast, Atmospheric Environment 39 (2005) 3127-3138. Times Citated : 124.
  • M.A.Reis, A.P.Jesus, Semi-empirical Approximation Cross Sections for L X-ray Production by Proton Impact, Atomic Data and Nuclear Data Tables, 63, (1996) 1-55 Times Citated : 33.
  • M.A.Reis, L.C.Alves, DATTPIXE, A Computer Package for TTPIXE Data Analysis, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B68 (1992) 300-304. Times Citated : 57.