João dos Santos

PhD Candidate Industrial Ecology and Sustainability

Phd candidate with more than 25 years working experience in the oil and gas industry mainly in Angola, Golf of Mexico and Bass Straight Australia. Started as a junior engineer supporting oil and gas projects developing projects and production and ended up as a board member of a National Oil Company.

Right now is a student of the PhD program at IST, Sustainable Systems of Energy, developing research on the use of the Carbon Solid from the Methane Decomposition (Pyrolysis) as a clinker (cement) replacement substance. Already has, from IST, a pre-Bologna Master Degree in Hydraulic Resources  in 1999 and Civil Engineering Degree (5 years degree) in 1996.