Professor Emeritus at the the Oceanographic Institute of the University of Sao Paulo and Research Fellow at the American University of Sharjah, Emirados Árabes Unidos; Member elected of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences, of the Academy of Sciences of the State of São Paulo, Brazil, and of the Sigma Xi Honor Research Society. Specialist in Large Scale Ocean Circulation, Ocean-Atmosphere Circulation and the Role of the Ocean in the Climate System. BS (1979) & MS (1981) in Physics at the University of Brasília (Brazil). PhD in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography at RSMAS/University of Miami (1990). Worked since July/1990 at the Oceanographic Institute of the University of Sao Paulo (IOUSP), until retirement as Full Professor (Titular), in Feb/2016. Currently, maintains the positions of Professor Collaborator and Coordinator of the IOUSP's Ocean Modeling and Observations Laboratory (LABMON). Since Sep/2018, has been a Research Fellow and Chair of the Research Committee of the Department of Biology, Chemistry and Environmental Science, at the University of Sharjah, He is a Member of the Committee on Ocean Sciences and Antarctica of the Brazilian Ministry of Science and Technology; Member of the International GO-SHIP Scientific Committee; Member of Executive Committees of the International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Ocean (IAPSO) and of the South Atlantic Merirapdional Overturning Circulation (SAMOC) International Executive Committee. Throughout his career published over one hundred scientific papers and advised over 40 graduate student and post-doc fellows.
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