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List of publications

Books and Chapters in Books

2019. ‘Nuclear Deterrence and Security Cooperation: Post-Brexit Relations and Challenges,’ in: C. Baciu and J. Doyle (Eds.). Peace, Security and Defence Cooperation in Post-Brexit Europe. Springer 

2015. A estratégia nuclear Norte Americana: evolução e tendências. (English version: U.S. Nuclear Strategy: Evolution and Trends).  Lisboa: Instituto de Estudos Superiores Militares. 

With S. Cabaço. 2013. ‘American Nuclear Strategy and Public Opinion,’ in: C. Belim and P. Calca (eds.), Image of U.S. Presidential Administrations: The Cases of George W. Bush and Barack Obama. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 169-204. 

Journal articles 

2011. ‘NATO’s Connected Forces Initiative: A Critical Appraisal ‘, Altantic Voices, 11 (2), pp. 5-10. (Available online)

Policy papers

2013. ‘United Nations Security Council Reform: the question of the veto power’. In: Multilateral Diplomacy Summer School Papers. New York: United Nations Institute for Training and Research, pp. 19-38 (Available online). 

Op-ed / Commentary 

2020. The Future of European Security: Challenges and Opportunities. European Union Policy Studies, James Madison University, 19 May

2019. The  imminent  risk  of  nuclear  proliferation  in  t he  Middle   East.  EUI deas, 12  November

2018. Euro-nukes? A difficult but perhaps necessary debate. European Leadership Network (ELN) Commentary, 7 December

Working papers

2018. EU’s Foreign Policy Making Process in the field of Nuclear Disarmament: Conditioning Factors and Criteria Indicators at Internal Level. Jean Monnet Working Papers on EU Multilateral Diplomacy #4. The Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence on EU Multilateral Diplomacy, Athens, Greece (Available online).

Papers presented in Academic Conferences   

2017. The Iran Deal: Explaining the EU nonproliferation policy, Paper presentation to the Conference on Implications of the Nuclear Agreement with Iran, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 3-4 April.

2016. In pursuit of the nuclear disarmament norm: why do states disarm?, Draft paper to the 6th European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) Graduate Student Conference, University of Tartu, Estonia, 10-13 July.

With I. Galariotis. 2016. Tracing the Performance of International Organizations in Disarmament Affairs: The Case of the EU at the UN, Paper presentation to the 8th Pan-European (ECPR Standing Group) Conference on the European Union, University of Trento, Italy, 16-18 June.

2011. Rethinking U.S. Nuclear Strategy: differences between Obama and Bush policies, Paper presented to the 9th Spanish Association of Political Science and Administration Congress, University of Murcia, Spain, 8 September (Available online). 

2011. Addressing Obama’s Nuclear Vision under NATO Lisbon Summit auspices, Paper presented to the 6th ECPR General Conference, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, 25-27 August (Available online). 

2010. U.S. Nuclear Strategy and Its Image on Public Opinion and Media, Paper presented to the 3rd ECPR Graduate Conference, Dublin City University, Ireland,  31 August.

2010. Obama e a construção de uma nova política estratégica nuclear (English version: A Comprehensive Look at Obama’s Nuclear Strategy), Paper presentation to the V Conference Portuguese Political Science Association, University of Aveiro, Portugal, 4 March. 

Newspaper(s( Interviews

2019. “Caxemira. A probabilidade de um conflito nuclear ‘é grande’,” Jornal Sol,  2 March (Portugal)