Gonçalo M. Marques, M.Sc. in Physical Engineering (IST) and Ph.D. in Physics (IST), is an invited researcher in Environment and Energy at IST, the engineering school of the University of Lisbon. Gonçalo Marques teaches or has taught courses such as Applied Ecology and Microbial Cell Factories. He has also been bart of the teaching tem of international DEB course for more than 5 years. He has co-supervised 5 MSc students in, among other areas, Environmental Engineering, IT and Biology. Gonçalo Marques is a researcher of MARETEC – Marine, Environment and Technology Centre. He has mostly worked on DEB theory for the metabolism of organisms.