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G4G's Virtual Celebration of Mind | June 2022
Carlota Simões has a PhD in Mathematics from the University of Twente, Netherlands. She is Assistant Professor at the Department of Mathematics of the Faculty of Sciences and Technology and member of the Center of Physics of the University of Coimbra, Portugal. She was Director of the Science Museum of the University of Coimbra (2015-2019). In 2016, on International Women’s Day, she was one of the Portuguese researchers honoured by Ciência Viva, in a book and exhibition dedicated to Women in Science. Presently, she is member of the Governing Board of the International Day of Mathematics (IDM).
She is the author of Descobre a Matemática (Discover Mathematics) and the co-author of Descobre o Som (Discover Sound) (both books on science for children).
Her main interests are history and communication of science.
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