Nuno is a polymath, a researcher, an entrepreneur, a public speaker, and a life and health extension advocate. As a polymath, Nuno usually likes to make use of different subject areas, drawing ideas and concepts from different bodies of knowledge to solve specific problems. As an illustrative example, his published papers involve several fields of research, for example: neuroscience, nanotechnology, nanomedicine, nanorobotics, computer science, and others. Several education experiences have supported and nurtured Nuno’s polymath approach to problems.
As a researcher, Nuno is interested in any scientific, engineering, or technological development with potential to solve humanity’s most challenging problems, in healthcare, education, work, humanity’s existential risks, among others. Nuno is currently focused on developing technologies which will hopefully have an impact on human healthy life extension. Nuno’s research work was featured in the world’s media, including: Fox News Channel, New York Post, The SUN, Daily Mail, Irish Times, Science Daily, The Times of India, National Geography Poland, among other worldwide media. Nuno is currently a researcher at the center for research and education on aging at the University of California Berkeley, in the United States, as well as a researcher at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, LBNL, in the United States. Nuno’s most recent published paper, published in the journal Frontiers in Neuroscience, has achieved more views than 97% of all Frontiers articles, and is currently the third most viewed paper on Frontiers of Neuroscience, section Neural Technology. The journal Frontiers in Neuroscience is the world’s most cited journal in the field of neuroscience, ahead of the scientific journal “Nature” and the scientific journal “Neuron”. Nuno’s scientific work has involved collaborations with worldwide universities, including the University of California San Diego, University of Miami, Duke University, Moscow State Medical University, Purdue University, Monash University, Institute for Molecular Manufacturing, among others.
In business, Nuno created his own company to fund his education. Along the way, several academic awards and grants contributed to his necessary funding strategy. Nuno has created companies that operate in different business sectors, including: business consulting, education, information technologies, and others. Nuno is a board member of the board of directors of several Organisations and Companies, where nuno serves as President, Vice-President, and Trustee. One of those organisations has contributed with more than 100 million in funding for scientific research during the last decades.
On life extension related topics, Nuno is a board member of the board of directors of life extension related Organisations and Companies. Early in his life, motivated to take control of his own health Nuno decided to make several courses related to health-care, body training and nutrition. Thus, Nuno completed several courses related to life and health care, for example, Nuno is a certified swimming teacher, a certified professional tennis teacher, a certified life-guard, a certified body-building, power-lifting and aero-fitness professor.
As a public speaker Nuno regularly participates in conferences and meetings providing professional presentations in his personal style. Nuno’s public appearances include talks on large major conferences. Nuno has provided talks in conferences along with several celebrities, such as: the visionary billionaire Peter Nygard, the always inspiring Suzanne Somers, the world famous futurist Ray Kurzweil, and Artificial Intelligence pioneer Ben Goertzel, among many other celebrities… In his presentations, Nuno always tries to make easily accessible the understanding of technically challenging areas.