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  • Modules of APT
Universidade do Minho
Universidade de Aveiro
Universidade do Porto

Advanced Topics In Physics


This curricular unit is composed of several modules described below. Each student must choose a total of four modules and be evaluated in three of them  to complete this unit.

Timetables will be arranged after students choices are known. Modules take usually 5/6 weeks with 3/4 contact hours per week.

Detailed description of the modules is in this pdf document


  1. Advanced Materials Preparation and Characterization (AMPC), Bernardo Almeida, U Minho.

  2. Clean Room and Micro-fabrication (CRMF), Paulo Marques, João Oliveira Ventura, U. Porto.

  3. Spectroscopic techniques for the characterization of materials (STCM), Rute André, Luis Carlos and Luis Cadillon Costa, U. Aveiro.

  4. Group Theory and applications to Condensed Matter Physics (GTACMP), Joaquim Agostinho Moreira, U. Porto

  5. Introduction to Topological Matter(ITM), Eduardo Castro, U. Porto

  6. Lasers, optics and photonics (LOP), Mario Ferreira, U. Aveiro. (VC)

  7. Graphene plasmonics (GP), Yuli Bludov (U. Minho)

  8. Computational Physics (CP), Antonio Luis Ferreira, J. Pedro Coutinho U. Aveiro.

  9. Data Analysis in Particle Physics (DAPP), Nuno Castro ( U Minho)

  10. Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (EPAP), Nuno Castro, U. Minho

  11. Climate variability and change, Alfredo Rocha (U Aveiro)

  12. Numerical simulation of the atmosphere and ocean (NSAO), José Fortes, U Aveiro

  13. The Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) model, David Carvalho U. Aveiro

  14. Optical fiber-based components and devices (OFBCD), Marta Ferreira, U. Aveiro

  15. Dualidade ADS/CFT, João Caetano, Antonio Antunes, Miguel Costa

  16. Quantum Field Theory, Antonio Antunes, João Caetano, Miguel Miguel Costa