Curriculum Vitae

Laboratory of Accelerators and Radiation Technologies (LATR)


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Name: Sílvia
Surnames: da Costa Frias de Barros
Born: 17/12/1986, Portugal.
Nationality: Portuguese

Phone: +351 21 9946062
Fax: +351 21 994 6285
E-mail: silviabarros (add @ctn.tecnico.ulisboa.pt)


Education

  • 12/2009 – Masters in Physics Engineering, Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.
  • 09/2007 – Graduation in Physics Engineering, Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon.

Professional Employment Career

  • Since 08/2010 – Research Grant Holder, Group of Nuclear Methods and Instrumentation, 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).
  • 2007-2008 – Research Grant Holder, Laboratório de Instrumentação e Física Experimental de Partículas (LIP), Lisbon, Portugal.

Fellowships and Training

  • 02/2009 - 08/2009 – ERASMUS Student, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

Scientific Specialization

  • Physics.

Main Scientific Area of Research

  • Use of Monte Carlo techniques for the transport simulation of radiation and particles (neutrons and gamma radiation).

Participation in Projects

  • 2007-2008 – Project POCI/FP/81934/2007: "Colaboração na experiência ATLAS".
  • Since 08/2010 – Project CERN/FP/109314/2009: "Participação do ITN na experiência n-TOF-Ph2 no CERN 4º ano".