TitleCompany:Doctoral Student, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Bio:Liliana Sousa is studying for a PhD in Physical Engineering at the University of Aveiro. Her current research topic focuses on the development of multi-core fiber couplers and switches based on long-period gratings. She is interested in the development of multi-core fiber devices and in learning more about optical communication systems and the subsea industry in general. Liliana constantly strives to work outside her comfort zone in order to help develop new skills and to learn about different subjects.
Liliana enjoys meeting people who are passionate about their chosen topic, and one of her main goals is to create a space in which people from different backgrounds can discuss, share and learn from each other to come up with good ideas to work on."