Dora Sousa is a post-doctoral research member of the Centre for Rapid and Sustainable Product Development, a research centre of the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria. She completed her Doctoral degree (PhD) in Green Chemistry from the University of Reading, Berkshire, UK in 2012 with the thesis entitled “Novel Reaction Media under Ultra-High Pressure”. She also has a Master degree in Applied Analytical Chemistry from the University of Lisbon and 3 years of industrial experience.
- Dora Sousa, Sara Biscaia, Tânia Viana, Miguel Gaspar, Vidhura Mahendra, Saeed Mohan, Artur Mateus and Geoffrey R., Rosin Based Composites For Additive Manufacturing, (submitted, November 2017) for ‘The 2nd International Conference on Direct Digital Manufacturing and Polymers’.
- Mitchell G., Mahendra V., Mateus A., Gaspar F. and Sousa D, Book chapter titled ‘Advanced Materials from Forests, (accepted in 2017 for the publication in 2018) in the Springer reference book ‘Handbook of Eco-material’.
- MATIS - MATERIALS AND SUSTAINABLE INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGIES (CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-000014 - 3362), a research project of the integrated programmes for scientific research and technological development, funded by the European Union through the PT2020 and Centro2020. Role: Post-Doc (grant holder).