University of Lisbon,
João Fernandes is Assistant Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) of University of Lisbon from 2018. Since 2016 he has been developing his research work at IDMEC/LAETA research unit in the areas of electrical machines, multi-physic modeling and optimization. He obtained his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering at IST in 2017 with a PhD national scholarship and followed is work with a Post-Doc scholarship at IDMEC/LAETA until 2018. His research interests are in the areas of applied electromagnetism and energy conversion and new materials to applied to electric machines, having published several works in international journals, among them, in IEEE trans. Industrial Electronics, Energy Conversion and Management and Applied Energy. From 2016 he has published 12 papers in international refereed journals and presented 8 work in international refereed conferences.
Applied electromagnetism, Energy conversion, New materials, Electric machines, Design Optimization