## Ricardo Schiappa

Ricardo Schiappa received his Physics Undergraduate degree from the Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal, in 1994. He proceeded to graduate studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he was awarded a Ph.D. degree in theoretical physics in 1999. From 1999 to 2002, he was a Postdoctoral Researcher in string theory at the Harvard University. Later, he became a Research Fellow at CERN's TH-Division, from 2005 to 2008, where he conducted research in string theory and mathematical physics. Since 2008 he has been a Researcher at the Department of Mathematics of the Instituto Superior Técnico, where his research activities are focused on diverse aspects of mathematical physics and string theory.

Biography Updated on 7 September 2011