Fabio R. Marin is an agronomist working with agrometeorology, agricultural zoning and crop modeling at Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation, Embrapa. During his master and PhD he worked with coffee and citrus cultures. In 2006 he established a research line focused on the sugarcane crop. More than 40 peer-reviewed papers were produced along the last 9 years and they are following the mentioned subjects. Recently, many efforts have been taken to address the climate change impacts on Brazilian sugarcane. Dr Marin has cooperated on a several projects with more Brazilian and international research institutes and universities mostly regarding sugarcane modeling.