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Doctor in Civil Engineering, specializing in Geotechnical Engineering, from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio, 2015). In charge of the Geotechnical Laboratory and associate professor at the University of Lima (since 2018). Professor at PUCP (undergraduate) and UNI (postgraduate).

Consultant and researcher of projects in geotechnical engineering, in energy systems and in the oil and natural gas industry. With skill in research backed by technical articles published in journals and conferences. Research lines to develop solutions in engineering projects: Computational geomechanics, behavior of soils and rocks with constitutive models, soil-structure interaction, soils reinforced with geosynthetics, experimental geotechnics, rock removal by blasting, representation of fractures and discontinuities in geomaterials.

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 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Civil Engineering, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro

1 Sep 200915 Dec 2015

Award Date: 1 Jul 2016


  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)

CONCYTEC qualification

  • Level VII


  • English
  • Portuguese


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