The scientific work has been performed within the CEC - Center of Civil Engineering, University of Minho, until May 15, 2007, and since that date, under the C-CAT - Centre for Territory, Environment and Construction.

Develops its research on the area of roads surface characteristics, participating in several current research projects. The main areas of interest are related to the tire-road interaction, particularly the analysis of its effect on road noise and road safety, addressing the components of field, experimental in the aboratory and numerical.