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Associate Professor at Ocean Engineering Department of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) – COPPE. Member of the Offshore Renewable Energy Group (GERO) of the UFRJ and the Technical Committee of Offshore Wind and Marine Energy of the Brazilian Society of Naval Engineering (SOBENA). He has a D.Sc. in Ocean Engineering from UFRJ (2017). He worked on the control of wave energy converters during his doctoral thesis. His main research areas include designing and controlling wave energy converters, coupled aero-hydro-structural analysis of floating wind turbines, wave-powered water desalination, and offshore renewable resources assessment.