He was born in 1974, in Portugal. Graduated in 1997 and Master from 2005, both from University of Porto, in the Electrical Engineering field. He is an Assistant Teacher at Polytechnic of Coimbra, from 1997, in a full-time basis. He teaches in the fields of circuit analysis, electrical power systems, electrical machines and electrical Projects, among other subjects. He authored some papers published in Scientific Conferences as well as in peer-reviewed journals. He is also author of some educational material, related with the teaching fields.