Valter Silva, BSc, PhD, is presently working as Senior Researcher in Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre. He did his PhD in Chemical Engineering from Porto University in 2009. Also, he obtained the expert degree in numerical simulation in Engineering by ANSYS and Polytechnic University of Madrid in 2015 (advanced user of Fluent by ANSYS). V. Silva published about 60 works in international peer review journals (large majority related with low carbon technologies) and conferences. He was member in several Scientific Committees on the behalf of international conferences. Also, he won several projects and grants in the low carbon technology field with a total funding about 600 k€. V. Silva has been using his expertise in this field to conduct several successful projects with Portuguese companies.