Holds its bachelor in Electric Engineering by the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (1993), a master in Production Engineering by the Federal University of Santa Catarina (2000), a doctorate in Information Science by the Federal University of Minas Gerais (2005) and a post-doctorate (01/2009-12/2009) in Semantic Technologies for Information Retrieval - University of South Wales (UK).

Is since 2010 professor and researcher at the Applied Mathematics School at Fundacao Getulio Vargas and Colaborator Professor at the School of Information Science of the Federal University of Minas Gerais. Was Adjunct Senior Visiting Researcher at the University of Columbia (USA) in 2015. Since 2009 he was awarded a Visiting Fellowship from the University of South Wales. My main research interests are: Knowledge Representation, Natural Language Processing, Data Science, Machine Learning, Information Retrieval Systems, Automatic Indexing, Ontologies, Semantic and Knowledge Management. I also work with Educational Technology and Distance Learning.

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