Sergio Ricardo De Lazaro

Ponta Grossa State University

Sergio Ricardo de Lazaro was born in 1977 and is from Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil. He attended public school until the second year of high school and his last year in private school. He is married and has two daughters, and lives in Ponta Grossa, Paraná, Brazil. He holds a PhD in chemistry and has international experience from sandwich doctorate in Spain and publications with researchers in other countries. All his research training was intensely linked to Prof. Elson Longo, a world reference in the area of materials chemistry and application of simulation in materials. His main line of research is directed to the area of materials chemistry, however he also performs research at the molecular level, always using density functional theory (DFT). Currently, he is Full Professor at the Department of Chemistry of the State University of Ponta Grossa (UEPG) in Paraná. Several of his works have been published in scientific journals very well recognized internationally. He acts as reviewer of manuscripts in more than ten international journals. (

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