João Azevedo

PhD Student



R. do Campo Alegre 687

Porto 4150




Degree in Physics at Porto University

Master in Experimental Physics at Porto University



João Carlos Azevedo completed his degree in Physics (2009) at the Faculty of Science of Porto University, Portugal. From 2009 to 2011 he took a postgraduate Master degree of Experimental Physics at the University of Porto. He received a fellowship form FCT at 2012 to start his doctoral thesis under the supervision of Prof. Adélio Mendes, Prof. João Pedro Araújo and PhD. Célia Sousa. His thesis topic involved the nanostructures fabrication for photoelectrochemical cells for solar water splitting.


His areas of scientific activity are Nanotechnology, Magnetism and Material Science and Energy Engineering. His actual research is the synthesis and characterization of hematite nanostructures for solar cell purposes.