I am currently a Professor at the Federal University of Pampa (UNIPAMPA), Brazil. I hold a PhD degree in Computer Science from Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) under the suversion of Prof. Luciano Paschoal Gaspary and Prof. Luciana Salete Buriol.

Recently (2015-2016), I was visiting the Computer Science Departament of Technion University and NOKIA Bell Labs (Israel) under supervision of Prof. Danny Raz.

My current research interests are in the field of Computer Networks, focusing on Algorithms, and Optimization. I have been working with Network Function Virtualization, Software-Defined Networks and Programmable Data Planes.