About Me

Innovative and solutions-focused IT Manager with more than 20 years in enterprise project management, specialized in leading multi-disciplinary teams, experienced in high-performance computing, supporting datacenters, network infrastructure, server virtualization and end-user computing.

R&D Project Leader with more than 25 years leading software development in academic research areas, such as Scientific Visualization, Volume Rendering, Medical Images, Applied Computer Graphics, High Performance Computing, Geometric Modeling, Military Warfare Simulations, and GIS.

  • Medal of Merit Tamandaré
  • The award is intended to civil and military personalities, who provided relevant services to Brazilian Navy

Work Experience

IT Manager / R&D Project Leader: 1999 — current

IMPA - National Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics

    Head of Computer Department

    Project Leader of R&D and Technical-Scientific institutional projects

    Delivered on-site IT and technical support for more than 1000 users

1994 — 2016: R&D Project Leader

Tecgraf Institute/PUC-Rio

    Project Leader of R&D in Military Simulation

    Associate Researcher in Training Games and Evaluation

IT Manager / R&D: 1984 — 1999

LNCC - National Laboratory for Scientific Computation

    Head of Computer Department

    Leader of development team that created scientific applications for R&D

1982 — 1983: Intern

CBPF - Brazilian Center for Research in Physics

Technical Staff


PhD Computer Science - 1996

PUC-Rio - Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro

Thesis Advisor: Marcelo Gattass

MD Computer Science - 1990

IME - Military Institute of Engineering

Systems Support Specialist - 1989

ATM Training Company

Systems Analyst - 1988

Smart Informática

Electric Engineering - 1986

USU - Santa Ursula University


High Performance Computing 80%
Research & Development 80%
Strategic Planning90%
Military Simulation 95%
Scientific Visualization 80%
Data Base 75%
Computer Graphics80%
GIS 60%

Selected Publications

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