Carlos Tavares obtained an MSc degree in Informatics Engineering from Faculty of Engineering of University of Porto, in 2008. During the last few years, he has been working both for industry and research, in several different areas such as Ambient Assisted Living, Power Systems reliability and Digital Video. 

His main publications have been in Ambient Assisted Living area and can be consulted in google scholar, as well in the section "publications".

Currently, he is a PhD student at HASLab/INESC TEC and he is enrolled in MAP-i doctoral programme. His main research interests are in software science and quantum computer science.