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Dr. Domingos Barbosa

Instituto de Telecomunicações
Senior Researcher
Aveiro Area, Portugal
Domingos Barbosa, PhD in Astrophysics & Space Techniques (U. Paris VII), Marie Curie Fellow (1998-2000) :Senior Researcher at Radioastronomy Group, Basic Sciences & Enabling Technologies, Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT), Portugal. Coordinates the ENGAGE SKA Research Infrastructure (RI) of the Portuguese Roadmap on RIs of Strategic Relevance. Member of BIOSTIRLING project (FP7) and AENEAS (H2020). He was a Member of the SKA SSEC in 2010-2011. He is member of the Portuguese Space Surveillance & Tracking (SST) Group led by the Portuguese MoD for the Eu SST program. DB is a membre of Development of PALOP Knowledge in Radio Astronomy, a partnership between Portuguese and Mozambican institutions funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science & Terechlogy (FCT) and Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) to foster ongoing collaborations in particular, those dealing with Radioastronomy, Earth Observations, matching similar African-Europe capacity building projects targeting Anglophone countries in the region (like DARA). DOPPLER includes initiatives to further those ongoing endeavours, with advanced training on areas such as biodiversity, food security, and resource management. Of most importance, DOPPLER will foster science, industry and government linkages through training and knowledge transfer