Alexandre Mateus is the First Carnegie Mellon Portugal Program PhD Graduate

 

Music and cinema industries are desperate. With the rising presence of Internet in our day to day lives more people start to think that there is no sense in buying music or movie tickets when it’s possible to have that content for free, despite being illegal. Trying to understand or even solve this rising problem was Alexandre Mateus’ goal in his thesis. The former student of Instituto Superior Técnico has 31 years old.

Read the Portuguese article at Diário Económico – Universidades (June 21, 2011).