Secretaria de Desenvolvimento Econômico (São Paulo - Estado). Instituto de Pesquisas Tecnológicas S/A (IPT)
(Institutional affiliation from the last research proposal)
Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Universidade de São Paulo (1978), Master degree in Mechanical Engineering from Universidade de São Paulo (1990) and Doctor in Mechanical Engineering from Universidade de São Paulo (1997). Presently is professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering from the Universidade de São Paulo. The technological field of work has always had an emphasis in Fluid Mechanics, on the following topics: fluid flow, design of wind tunnels, tests of structures in the atmospheric boundary layer wind tunnel (designed by himself), liquid flow measurement (water, petroleum and its products), pumping energetical efficiency and pipe pressure drop research. Has also accumulated large knowledge in the negociation and guidance of complex technological projects, combining technical quality and management solutions for large multidiciplinary projects, several of them in advanced fields at the frontier of technological knowledge.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)
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