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João Gonçalves

PhD Student

Address: EMPA, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, 9014 St. Gallen

João Gonçalves is currently a PhD Student in the Informatics & Sustainability research group of Prof. Dr. Lorenz Hilty, working in collaboration with the Technology and Society Lab at Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology.
His PhD works contribute to the CAPATHITY project, which itself is part of the NRP (National Research Programme) 73 - Sustainable Economy.


Short Bio

João earned his Master's Degree from the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP), Portugal. During his MSc thesis, João worked in collaboration with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in the topic of Intelligent Transportation Systems. In his professional experience João worked mostly as a Full-Stack Web Software Developer and had his last web development position at Red Hat, Czech Republic, before joining the PhD studies.