MSc in Food Engineering, State University of Campinas (1980) and PhD in Chemical Engineering, University of São Paulo (1987), and Pos doc in Biodegradable Biopolymers at University of Montreal (1992). Senior Researcher of Brazilian Laboratory of Science and Technology of Bioethanol (CTBE), former R&D Advisor at Institute Butantan, former Chief of Biotechnology Laboratory at Technological Institute Reserarcher (IPT). Has experience in Chemical Engineering, focusing on Biochemical Processes, acting on the following subjects: biopolymers, polyhdroxialkanoates, vaccines production, heterologous protein expression, high-cell-density microorganism cultivation, scale-up of bioreactors. Supervisor on the Graduate Program of Biotechnology at Federal University of São Carlos - UFSCar.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)