Center for Microelectromechanical Systems (CMEMS-UMinho) Campus de AzurÃÂ©m
Post-Doc Position in the University of Minho, Portugal
Joana Mesquita-Guimarães have graduated in Ceramic and Glass Engineering from the University of Aveiro, Portugal. Her PhD was in Chemical Sciences by the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain. Her PhD was integrated into an international project with the National Research Council of Canada and with the company Pratt & Whitney Canada. After, as a Post-Doc, she integrated two national projects: one with the University of Aveiro and the company Atlantis S.A. and later the other with the Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil with University of Minho. Currently, Dr Joana Mesquita-Guimarães have a Post-Doc position in the University of Minho and she is a collaborator on the Center for Microelectromechanical Systems (CMEMS), an associate laboratory that in 2013 was considered a Center of Excellence by FCT, Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia. Along these years, she has participated in 2 international and 4 national R&D projects. Dr Joana Mesquita-Guimarães was teaching at the Royal School of Glass of La Granja de San Ildefonso, Spain, on the topic of Materials and technology applied to the glassmaker sector. She co-supervised 5 final career works that have evolved to 2 ISI articles (one on Top 5) and 2 that are in progress. She has 20 ISI publications in Q1 journals (3 on top 5 (≥ 95% percentile)), 1 Spanish patent, and 3 chapters book, all as the first author. She is a reviewer for the ISI Journals: Surface and coatings technology, Elsevier Publishing and the RSC Advances, from the Royal Society of Chemistry Publishing. She was a member of the Sociedad Española de Cerámica y Vidrio and currently, she is a member of the European Ceramic Society.
Zirconia; Scaffolds; Bone grafts; Dental prosthesis; mesoporous bioactive glasses; Antibacterial and anti-biofilms molecules; Cell culture; Carbon Nano dots; Mechanical Properties; Ceramic-Porcelain composites; Metal-Ceramic Composites