Full Professor of Physics, Universidade Federal do Rio
de Janeiro, since 1994.
Born June 25, 1946, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Married, four children.
B.Sc. Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro,
1968; Ph.D. University of Rochester, 1975.
Quantum Optics, Cavity Quantum Electrodynamics, Decoherence and the Classical Limit of Quantum Mechanics,
Quantum Metrology, Quantum Information.