Gratuation in Physics in 1975, Master In Nuclear Physics in 1979, Ph.D. in solid State Physics in 1986, all at Universitiy of São Paulo,was a visitor at AT&T Bell Labs, N.J. USA for 2 years, in the Quantum Electronics Gruop. Work in the follwoing fields: lasers, laser applications, ultrafast phenomena and high intensity lasers. The present position is full researcher at Comissão Nacional de Energia Nuclear, beeing in managament since 1987 up to the highest position at IPEN - Instituto de Pesquisas Energéticas e Nucleares, superintendent till december, 2012. I was a member of the Board of FAPESP, the Science funding agency of the Sate of São Paulo. Founded and coordinated a prossional Master Course "Lasers in Dntistry", till 2009. Advisor of 11 Ph.D. thesis and 14 master dissertations, published 148 papers with more than 1869 citations, achieving a H factor of 23. In 12008 was amember of the Board of the CBPF, Brazilain Center for Research in Physics, for two mandates. It was assigned brazilian representative for the High-level Group on the Issue for Security of Supply of Medical Radioisotopes, a group of OECD - Organization for Economic Cooperation & Development, in 2012. Since 2008 is a member of the Fiscal Board of the Industrias Nucleares do Berasil S.A.. I was entiltled Member of theState of São Paulo Academy of Sciences since october 2015.
(Source: Lattes Curriculum)