Who we are

HERCULES team is composed of highly motivated researchers from different areas of knowledge.

Microscope Analysis

Direction

Jose Mirão

José Mirão | Director

Geology

Cristina Barrocas Dias

Cristina Dias | Vice-Director

Chemistry

Patrícia Moita

Patrícia Moita | Vice-Director

Geology

Coordinators of research lines

Jose Mirão

José Mirão

Geology | Coordinator Line 1

Cristina Barrocas Dias

Cristina Dias

Chemistry | Coordinator Line 2

António Candeias

António Candeias

Chemistry | Coordinator Line 3

Teresa Caldeira

Ana Teresa Caldeira

Chemistry | Coordinator Line 4

Line 1 - Archaeometric approaches to Past Cultures
Line 2 - Science for the Arts
Line 3 - Science for Heritage Conservation
Line 4 - New materials and tools for Cultural Heritage

Scientific Council Researchers

Ana Catarina Pinheiro

Ana Catarina Pinheiro

Conservation and Restoration

Ana Manhita

Ana Manhta

Chemistry

Ana Miller

Ana Miller

Conservation and Restoration

Teresa Caldeira

Ana Teresa Caldeira

Chemistry

Anne-France Maurer

Anne-France Maurer

Chemistry

António Candeias

António Candeias

Chemistry

António João Cruz

António João Cruz

Chemistry

António Pereira

António Pereira

Chemistry

Carlo Bottaini

Carlo Bottaini

Archaeology

Catarina Miguel

Catarina Miguel

Conservation Sciences

Cátia Salvador

Cátia Salvador

Biochemistry

Cristina Barrocas Dias

Cristina Dias

Chemistry

Cátia Salvador

Cristina Galacho

Chemistry

Dora Teixeira

Dora Teixeira

Chemistry

Fabio Sitzia

Fabio Sitzia

Geology

Helena Melo

Helena Melo

Conservation Restoration

Jorge Teixeira

Jorge Teixeira

Chemistry

Jose Mirão

José Mirão

Geology

Leonel Alegre

Leonel Alegre

Chemistry

Luís Dias

Luís Dias

Biochemistry

Maria Rosário Martins

Maria Rosário Martins

Biochemistry

Mathilda Larsson

Mathilda Larsson

Conservation and Restoration

Milene Gil

Milene Gil

Conservation Restoration

Nicola Schiavon

Nicola Schiavon

Geology

Patrícia Moita

Patrícia Moita

Geology

Pedro Barrulas

Pedro Barrulas

Chemistry

Penka Girginova

Penka Girginova

Chemistry

Sara Valadas

Sara Valadas

Chemistry

Sílvia Arantes

Sílvia Arantes

Biochemistry

Teresa Ferreira

Teresa Ferreira

Chemistry

Vera Ribeiro

Vera Ribeiro

Materials Engineering

PhD Collaborators

Lúcia Rosado

Lúcia Rosado

Geology

Mafalda Costa

Mafalda Costa

Geology

Nicasio Jiménez-Morillo

Nicasio Jiménez-Morillo

Chemistry

Technicians

Ana Cardoso

Ana Cardoso

Chemistry

Nuno Carriço

Nuno Carriço

Digital Design

PhD Students

Aditya Goyal

Aditya Goyal

Biochemistry

Ana Machado

Ana Machado

Chemistry

Ana Fundurulić

Ana Fundurulić

Archaeology

Andreia Piçarra

Andreia Piçarra

Biochemistry

Anna Tsoupra

Anna Tsoupra

Geology

Carla Lisci

Carla Lisci

Geology

Ginevra Coradeschi

Ginevra Coradeschi

Chemistry

Glória Nascimento

Glória Nascimento

Conservation Restoration

Luís Almeida

Luís Almeida

Geology

Manuel Peters

Manuel Peters

Archaeology

Margarida Nunes

Margarida Nunes

Chemistry

Massimo Beltrame

Massimo Beltrame

Archaeology

Milene Trindade

Milene Trindade

History of Art

Miriam Pressato

Miriam Pressato

Chemistry

Rebecca MacRoberts

Rebecca MacRoberts

Chemistry

Roshan Paladugu

Roshan Paladugu

Chemistry

Sérgio Martins

Sérgio Martins

Chemistry

Silvia Bottura

Silvia Bottura Scardina

Conservation Restoration

Sriradha Bhattacharia

Sriradha Bhattacharya

Chemistry

Yufan ding

Yufan Ding

Geology

Projects Research Fellowship

Gláucia Wanzeller

Gláucia Wanzeller

Chemistry

Vera Palma

Vera Palma

Chemistry