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Dr. Samuel Rodrigues Castro



I am an Industrial Chemist (2007) from the Federal University of Ouro Preto (Brazil). I have a MSc degree in Chemical Engineering (2010) and PhD degree in Sanitation, Environment and Water Resources (2014) from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) Brazil, with research on resources recovery from different wastes and wastewaters. I am currently an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering (ESA), member of the Post-Graduation Programme in Civil Engineering (PEC) and Post-Graduation Programme in Built Environment (PROAC) at the Federal University of Juiz de Fora (UFJF) Brazil, with research on solid waste management and statistical analysis of environmental data.

Knowledge area: Sanitation and Environment
Lines of Research: Monitoring and Management of Natural Resources & Environmental Technologies


  • Treatment principles and systems
  • Statistical treatment of Environmental data
  • Management of solid waste