Postdoc Associate at the University of Maryland

Contact: rjorge(at)

Subjects of Research: Plasma Physics – Nuclear Fusion

Member of the “Simons Collaboration on Hidden Symmetries and Fusion Energy” (see here)

Curriculum Vitae

PhD at EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland) and IST (Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal)

Thesis Advisors – Prof. Paolo Ricci and Prof. Nuno F. Loureiro

Documentary on Nuclear Fusion at EPFL – Hora dos Portugueses, RTP television (full show here)

A film by Valdo Peixoto and Vanessa Santos

Masters at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), University of Lisbon

Mestrado Integrado em Engenharia Física Tecnológica (MEFT)

Master’s Thesis, 2014

ISTTOK Scrape-off Turbulent Regimes

Classical Guitar

Rubik’s Cube

Competition 3x3x3

ExploraRubik Portugal 2017

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Portal da Sabedoria

Online education channel and tutoring

Cofounder and Content Producer


Weight Loss Transformation

Interview (portuguese)

Swiss Plasma Center – Football Team 2016/2017