Bachelor's degree in Applied Mathematics from University of Campinas, MSc in Computer science and currently a PhD. candidate in the same university supervised by Professor Diego F. Aranha. His research is focused on information security, in particular cryptography and functional encryption; and high performance computing. Furthermore, has works in geophysics and biology on the development of specialized software using CUDA platform.
He has experience with parallel programming using CUDA and popular parallel libraries for CPU such as PThreads, OpenMP and MPI; and is a fluent Python programmer with deep knowledge in the language and its particularities.