Filipe Moura

Centro de Matemática
Universidade do Minho
Campus de Gualtar
4710-057 Braga
fmoura at
telephone: +351-253 604 361
fax: +351-253 604 369

Auxiliary researcher at the Center of Mathematics of School of Sciences of University of Minho.
Member of the Geometry, Topology and Mathematical Physics group.


Bachelor in Technological Engineering Physics at Instituto Superior Técnico in 1997.
Ph.D. in Physics at the State University of New York at Stony Brook (C.N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics) in 2003.

Full resume available in portuguese and english.

Fields of expertise

Theoretical and Mathematical Physics. Quantum Field Theory, Supersymmetry and Supergravity, Superstring Theory. General Relativity.

Research interests

Black holes in string theory. Applications of AdS/CFT correspondence.


External funding


Activities at the University of Minho where I am involved

We also have a regular program of seminars and short courses.

Other activities (popularization of science)

Editor of Gazeta de Física.
Supercordas: unificação por fim?, article in Correio do Minho (in portuguese), January 31 2013.

Last update: October 7, 2013.