Mauro Ferreira

Name Mauro Ferreira
Work Groups Work Group 4 - Theory
Laboratory School of Physics
Organisation Trinity College Dublin
Website http://sites.google.com/site/maurengo/homepage
Areas of Research Condensed Matter Theory; Spintronics; Modeling of physical properties of low-dimensional structures; Magnetic properties of materials; Quantum transport, Electronic structure calculations
Research Keywords Theory; transport; magnetic properties; nanotubes; graphene, low-dimensional structures

Areas of Future Interest Magnetic properties of graphene

Selected Publications:

Brief CV
Name: Mauro Ferreira
Address: School of Physics
Trinity College Dublin
Dublin 2, Ireland

Education:

1994-1998 PhD in Mathematical Physics
Department of Mathematics
Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine
London, UK

1991-1993 MSc in Solid State Physics
Department of Physics
Universidade Federal Fluminense
Niterói, Brazil

1987-1991 BSc in Physics
Department of Physics
Universidade Federal Fluminense
Niterói, Brazil

Professional experience:

Associate Investigator
Centre for Research on Adaptive Nanostructures and Nanodevices (CRANN)
Trinity College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland

Lecturer / Researcher
Department of Physics
Trinity College Dublin
Dublin, Ireland

2000-2002 Post-doctoral research assistant
Department of Applied Physics
Delft University of Technology
Delft, The Netherlands

1998-2000 Post-doctoral research assistant
Department of Physics
Universidade Federal Fluminense
Niterói, Brazil

Areas of expertise: Condensed Matter Theory; Modeling of physical properties of low-dimensional structures; Magnetic properties of materials; Quantum transport, Electronic structure calculations; spintronics