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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Sustainability Assessment of Wastewater and Sludge Treatment Techniques for Removal of Compounds from Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs), The University of Manchester

1 Jan 201331 Dec 2016

Award Date: 1 Oct 2017

Master of Engineering, Removal of monomeric aluminium from water supply through the action of carboxymethyl cellulose and chitin, Universidade Federal De Santa Catarina

1 Mar 20101 Feb 2012

Award Date: 4 Apr 2012

Bachelor of Engineering, Environmental analysis of watersheds aiming at preventing environmental and economic damages, University of Sao Paulo

1 Feb 20041 Dec 2009

Award Date: 22 Dec 2009

External positions

Research Associate, Universidade Federal De Santa Catarina

1 Apr 20191 Feb 2022

Areas of expertise

  • TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering
  • Circular economy
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Desalination
  • Digitalization
  • Sustainability
  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
  • Graphene
  • Cement & Concrete
  • Water supply
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Sludge treatment
  • Resource recovery

Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms

  • Sustainable Futures


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