Background and activities

Currently researcher on biogas upgrading technologies through the use of alternative absorbents.

Education: Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (BR). Master's degree in Technology of Chemical and Biochemical Processes, also at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.

Work experience: Researcher at H2CIN (Laboratory of Hydrorefining, Process Engineering and Applied Thermodynamics from the School of Chemistry of UFRJ) as process engineer developing projects for Braskem and Petrobras. Researcher at CEPEL (Electrical Energy Research Center) analysing alternatives for energy generation from MSW.

Skills: Thermodynamics, mathematical modelling and programming (MATLAB), chemical process development (HYSYS).