PhD student in Astrophysics at European Southern Observatory (ESO/Chile), and as home university: Institute of Astronomy, Geophysics, and Atmospheric Sciences of the University of Sao Paulo (IAG/USP). Master's degree in Astrophysics also by IAG/USP. Experience in Stellar Astrophysics, working with these main topics: globular clusters, stellar populations, bulge and halo of the Milky Way, multiple populations in globular clusters, and Magellanic Clouds. Member of VVV project (VISTA Variables in the Via Lactea), and of the Brazilian Astronomical Society (SAB).
"I suppose it is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events compels the soul to look upwards, and draws it from the things of this world to the other".
Glaucon on the Republic, Book Seven. Plato (BC 427-BC 347).