João A. Labrincha

Professor at Materials and Ceramics Engineering Department and member of CICECO


Professor at Materials and Ceramics Engineering Department and member of CICECO. He has expertise in development of innovative and sustainable solutions for recycling of wastes and by-products on multifunctional eco-materials for buildings applications. He participated in 23 R&D projects (8 as leader) and in 15 contracts financed/in cooperation with industries. He is author/co-author of 22 patent applications and published more than 350 papers (>250 belonging to SCI). He was cited more than 4000 times and has a h-factor 33 (Scopus). He is author/co-author of 6 book chapters and co-editor of 7 books (http://store.elsevier.com/Jo%C3%A3o-Labrincha/ELS_1169622/). Between December/2012 and December/2016 he was member of the Operational Group #2 of the European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials, dealing with Strategies for Resources Scarcity (http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/policies/raw-materials/innovation-partnership/index_en.htm).