Regina Célia da Silva Barros Allil, was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She graduated as an Electronic Engineering from the FaculdadeNunoLisboa, Rio de Janeiro in 1988. She is a researcher at the BrazilianArmyTechnologyCenter (CTEx), Rio de Janeiro. Her M.Sc. degree was obtained from the Biomedical Engineering Program of the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) in 2004. Her Ph.D. degree from of the Electronic Engineering Program in the Instrumentation and Photonics Laboratory at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in 2010. Her research interest lies in fiber optics sensors and optoelectronic instrumentation.