Received his graduate degree in Technology in Information Systems in 2006 from the Federal Institute of Science and Technology of PiauÃ (IFPI), Piaui State, Brazil. Received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from Federal University of Amazonas, in 2009. Currently he is with Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), completing his PhD in Electrical Engineering. His interest areas are related to Software Engineering, Automation Systems and Home Networking.