Bachelor in Physics (1973) and PhD in Physics from Universidade Estadual de Campinas (Unicamp) (1982) and worked as post-doctor at the Physics Institute of the University of Heidelberg (1989-1990) and Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe (now Karlsruhe Institute of Technologie-KIT) in 1996. Has experience in Physics, with emphasis on Physics of Elementary Particles and Fields, acting on the following subjects: cosmic rays, astrophysics, Pierre Auger Observatory, hadronic interactions induced by cosmic rays. Works at the Institute of Physics at Unicamp since 1974 where presently she is Full Professor. She was Deputy Director of the Institute (1998-2002) and responsible for the Directory (2002), Head of the Department of Cosmic Rays and Chronology (2003-2204), and Deputy Director for the Undergraduate School of Physics (1993-1996). She is a member of the Pierre Auger Collaboration since 1994, acting presently as Chair of its Publication Committee. In Brazil, she is a member of the Scientific and Technical Council of the National Net for High Energy Physics (RENAFAE) with mandates from 2012 until 2014, and 2015 until 2018. She represents the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation in the Astroparticle Physics International Forum (APIF). She was a member of the Advisory Committee for Physics and Astronomy of CNPq from 2015 to 2018, and of the steering committee of FAPESP for the experiment LLAMA. She represents FAPESP in Finance Boards of other experiments. She received an award in recognition of her contribution to undergraduate teaching from UNICAMP in 2017.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)