Holds a degree in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Juiz de Fora (1988), a master’s degree in Geotechnics from the Department of Civil Engineering at the Federal University of Viçosa (1993) and a PhD in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro / COPPE (2004). He is currently a Full Professor at the Department of Transport and Geotechnics at the Faculty of Engineering at the Federal University of Juiz de Fora (UFJF). He has experience in the area of Civil Engineering, with an emphasis on Paving and Geotechnics, working mainly in the following lines of research: paving, Transport Infrastructure, road geotechnics, pavement mechanics, pavement materials and asphalt mixtures.
Knowledge Area: Flooring
Lines of Research: Asphalt Mixtures / Pavement Mechanics