Education and research interests



09/1982 to 08/1987 Ph.D.
Major: Operations Research
Minors: Computer Science and Information Systems
University of California, Berkeley, CA
Ph.D. thesis advisor: C. R. Glassey
Thesis: Shop floor scheduling of semiconductor wafer manufacturing

09/1978 to 08/1979 M.S. in Operations Research 
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

03/1974 to 06/1978 Electrical Engineer, concentration in Systems Engineering 
Pontifical Catholic University (PUC), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

08/1969 to 06/1973
High School,  American School of Rio de Janeiro (EARJ)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

research interests

Combinatorial Optimization, Design and Analysis of Algorithms, Graph Theory, Interior Point Methods, Big Data, Mathematical Programming, Metaheuristics, Network Flows, Network Design, Operations Research Modeling, Parallel Computing