Ana Sofia da Mota Pedrosa

Soft and biofunctional materials group


Ana has recently completed the Master’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering at Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia from Universidade Nova de Lisboa. From August 2009 to February 2010 she studied in Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil. She is currently working in her PhD focused on electrical properties of HAp under the supervision of Prof. Dra. Maria do Carmo Lança, Prof. Dr. João Paulo Borges and Prof. Dr. Jorge Carvalho Silva.

Her main research interests focus on the production and electrical characterization of hydroxyapatite (HAp) with application in hard tissues regeneration.