Alberto Adriano Cavalheiro
Professor in chemistry and material science at Mato Grosso do Sul State University (UEMS), Alberto Adriano Cavalheiro holds a researcher position at Chemical Technology Development Center (CDTEQ-UEMS). He received his bachelor title in Exact and Earth Sciences and in Chemistry, both in 1995, Master and PhD degrees from Paulista State University, Brazil, in 1998 and 2002, respectively. He has published 66 papers in peer-reviewed journals in several fields concerning synthesis methods and material characterizations. He had research visits to Ceramic and Glass Institute of Madrid, Spain, where he has conducted research on ferroelectric materials and has also two postdoctoral experiences, with nanocomposite materials applied in heterogeneous catalysis with semiconductor powders and with thin films applied in photocatalysis processes.