Research Centre for Gas Innovation

Executive Committee 
RCGI Scientific DirectorJulio Romano Meneghini
RCGI Deputy Scientific DirectorBruno S Carmo
Deputy Director (Shell Brasil)Alexandre Breda
RCGI Director for Diffusion of KnowledgeCaetano R Miranda
RCGI Director for Technology Transfer & InnovationGustavo R S Assi
Shell Brasil Executive Committee RepresentativePauline Boeira
Camila Farias
Carolina Rios
Research Programmes 
RCGI Director of the Nature Based Solutions (NBS) ProgrammeCarlos Eduardo Pellegrino Cerri
Mauricio R Cherubin, Deputy Director
RCGI Director of the Carbon Capture and Utilization (CCU) ProgrammeLiane Marcia Rossi
Pedro Vidinha, Deputy Director
RCGI Director of the Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS) ProgrammeMarcos Silveira Buckeridge
Hamilton Brandão Varela de Albuquerque & Suani T. Coelho, Deputy Director
RCGI Director of the Greenhouse Gases (GHG) ProgrammeEmilio Carlos Nelli Silva
Guenther C Krieger Filho, Deputy Director plataforma-lattes researcherid
RCGI Director of the Advocacy ProgrammeEdmilson Moutinho dos Santos
Hirdan K. M. Costa, Deputy Director
RCGI Director of the Engineering ProgrammeEmílio C N Silva
Guenther C Krieger Filho, Deputy Director plataforma-lattes researcherid
RCGI Director of the Physical Chemistry ProgrammeReinaldo Giudici
Claudio Augusto Oller do Nascimento, Deputy Director
Rita Maria de Brito Alves, Deputy Director
RCGI Director of the Energy Policy & Economics ProgrammeEdmilson M Santos plataforma-lattes
Hirdan Katarina de Medeiros Costa, Deputy Director
Suani T Coelho, Deputy Director
RCGI Director of the CO2 Abatement ProgrammeJulio Meneghini
Gustavo Assi, Deputy Director
RCGI Director of the Geophysics ProgrammeBruno S Carmo
Staff 
RCGI Director of Human Resources and LeadershipKaren Louise Mascarenhas
RCGI Executive ManagerLuis Carlos Moreira Gomes
RCGI Executive AssistantRomi S Albuquerque
RCGI Communication AnalystAna Paula Vasconcelos
RCGI Project AnalystLyu Borges
RCGI Project AnalystLuciana de Freitas Laureano
RCGI Administrative AssistantVictor Julian
RCGI Administrative Reception Beatriz Fraga
RCGI Information Technology ManagerAntonio Carlos Bastos de Godoi
RCGI Information Technology SupportClaudenor Rocha Lima
Project Coordinators     
NATURE BASED SOLUTIONS (NBS)"RestoreC":

Pedro Henrique Santin Brancalion (Esalq-USP)
"AG4C":

Maurício Roberto Cherubin (Esalq-USP)

Carlos Eduardo Pellegrino Cerri (Esalq-USP) - deputy coordinator
"Improving pasture management as NBS for soil carbon sequestration in Brazil":

Carlos Eduardo Pellegrino Cerri (Esalq-USP)

Maurício Roberto Cherubin (Esalq-USP) - deputy coordinator
CARBON CAPTURE AND UTILIZATION (CCU)"Band structure engineering of dual absorber semiconductors applied to produce green hydrogen and conversion of carbon dioxide into valuable chemical products":

Renato Vitalino Gonçalves (USP São Carlos)

Liane Marcia Rossi (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Fine-tuning of electrocatalyst/electrolyte interface for efficient reduction of CO2 and N2 towards added-value chemicals":

Susana Inés Córdoba de Torresi (USP)

Roberto Manuel Torresi (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Bio-assisted CO2 capture and conversion into bioproducts":

Elen Aquino Perpétuo (UNIFESP)

Renato Sanches Freire (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Integrating the CO2 and Ethanol Chemistries to make bio-based polyurethanes":

Antonio Carlos Bender Burtoloso (USP São Carlos)

Liane Marcia Rossi (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Development of catalytic pathways to transform CO2 into chemicals and materials":

Liane Marcia Rossi (USP)

Pedro Miguel Vidinha Gomes (USP) - deputy coordinator
BIOENERGY WITH CARBON CAPTURE AND STORAGE (BECCS)"Sugarcane and new bioenergy feedstocks":

Marcos Silveira Buckeridge (USP)

Hamilton Brandão Varela de Albuquerque - (USP São Carlos) - deputy coordinator
"Unlocking potentials in the sugarcane sector: disruptive technologies for a circular economy":

Thiago Lopes (USP)

Suani Teixeira Coelho (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Efficient use of ethanol for producing hydrogen and electricity":

Hamilton Brandão Varela de Albuquerque (USP)

Germano Tremiliosi Filho (USP São Carlos) - deputy coordinator
"Applied assessment for the potential of BECCS in Paraná Sedimentary Basin in Brazil":

Colombo Celso Gaeta Tassinari (USP)

Lucy Gomes Sant'Anna (USP) - deputy coordinator
GREENHOUSE GASES (GHG)"Greenhouse gas emissions in Amazon and data analytics and service system":

Paulo Eduardo Artaxo Netto (USP)

José Reinaldo Silva (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Design of smart labyrinth seals for mitigation of GHG emissions in pneumatic machines":

Emílio Carlos Nelli Silva (USP)

Julio Romano Meneghini (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Optimization-based design of temperature swing adsorption (TSA) systems for CO2 capture from biomass-derived gases at large scale":

Marcelo Martins Seckler (USP)
"Chemical looping combustion (CLC) and oxy-fuel combustion with NG and biogas":

Guenther Carlos Krieger Filho (USP)
"Novel technologies for CO2 capture: deep eutectic solvents (DES) and advanced materials for membranes for CO2 capture":

Julio Romano Meneghini (USP)
ADVOCACY"Development of international standardization and law service proposals for implementing and consolidating legal, regulatory and standardization frameworks to contribute in the brazilian commitments to NDCs - Nationally Determined Contributions:

Edmilson Moutinho dos Santos (USP)

Dominique Mouette (USP) - deputy coordinator
"Social perception and science diplomacy on technology transitions towards a low carbon society":

Sigmar Malvezzi (USP)

Karen Louise Mascarenhas (USP) - deputy coordinator
Researchers
Adriano Grigolo plataforma-lattes Adriana Grandis plataforma-lattes Adriano Bonangelo CostaAlan James Peixoto Calheiros
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Alberto José Fossa plataforma-lattes Alberto Setzer
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Alessandro Alberto de Lima
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Alexandre de Barros Gallo
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Alexandre Ferreira Guedes Olender plataforma-lattes Alexsandro Kirch
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Ali Allahyarzadeh Bidgoli
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Alvaro David Torrez Baptista plataforma-lattes
Anderson Soares da Costa Azevedo
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Andre Avancini Bernardes plataforma-lattes André Dantas Freire
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Andre Luis Ferreira Silva plataforma-lattes
Andre Luiz da Silva
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André Bergsten Mendes
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André Kubagawa Sato plataforma-lattesAndres Felipe Bolanos Acosta
Andressa Bastos da Mota Lima
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Ane Auxiliadora Costa Alencar
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Antoine Laurain plataforma-lattes Antonio Esio Bresciani plataforma-lattes
Antonio Carlos Bender Burtoloso
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Arthur Alves Rios Campos
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Ataualpa Albert Carmo Braga
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Beatriz Maria Baffa Lima
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Beatriz Mayumi LimaBenedito Silva Abreu
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Bernardo Luiz Harry Diniz Lemos plataforma-lattes Breno de Almeida Avancini plataforma-lattes
Bruna Bacaro Borrego
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Bruna Toguedani Bruno José Nagy Antonio plataforma-lattes Bruno Henrique Arpini plataforma-lattes
Bruno Ramos plataforma-lattes Camila Emilia Kozonoe
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Carlos Henrique Grohmann Carvalho
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Carlos Gustavo Tornquist
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Carlos Massaiti Okubo Júnior plataforma-lattes Carlos Moreira de Souza Junior Cassius Vinicius Stevani googleCelma de Oliveira Ribeiro
Celso von Randow google Cimélio Bayer googleCiro Antonio Rosolem googleClara Dybwad google
Claudio RodriguesCristiano Alberto de Andrade googleCylon Liaw plataforma-lattesDagoberto de Oliveira Silva plataforma-lattes
Dagoberto de Oliveira Silva plataforma-lattesDaiane Iglesia Dolci
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Daniel Jonas Dezan plataforma-lattesDaniel Prata Vieira plataforma-lattes
Daniel Vitor Pessoa DamiaoDaniela Milstein
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Daniela Zanchet plataforma-lattes

Danilo Oliveira da Silva plataforma-lattes
David Montenegro Lapola plataforma-lattes
David Anthony Ham Dener Márcio da Silva Oliveira plataforma-lattesDiana Cristina Silva de Azevedo
Diego Hayashi Alonso plataforma-lattesDiego Mauricio Riano Pachon plataforma-lattes
Diego Zilli LimaDiego Miranda de Souza Costa
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Douglas Gouvêa
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Elinilson Louras Santos VinhalErik Eduardo Rego plataforma-lattesFernando Valdés Ravelo
Hermes Senger plataforma-lattes researcherid googleJavier Farago Escobar plataforma-lattesJoão Anderson Isler googleJoão Baptista Dias Moreira
Jonas Mendonça Targino plataforma-lattes googleJosé Luis de PaivaJuliano Fagundes Gonçalves researcherid googleJulio César David da Fonseca plataforma-lattes
Julio Michael Stern plataforma-lattes googleJurandir Itizo Yanagihara plataforma-lattes researcherid googleKarina Tamião plataforma-lattesLetícia Fernanda Rasteiro
Luz Dondero plataforma-lattesManuel Moreno Poveda plataforma-lattesMarcelo Martins Seckler plataforma-lattes googleMarcelo Ramos Martins plataforma-lattes researcherid google
Marilin Mariano Dos Santos plataforma-lattesMohammad Mehdi GhorbaniOswaldo Luiz do Valle Costa plataforma-lattesPaulo Bastos de Castro
Pedro Paulo Fernandes da Silva plataforma-lattesRicardo Cesare Roman AmigoRicardo Esparta plataforma-lattesRobert W Hewson
Roberto Ignacio Da Silva plataforma-lattesRuben Andres Salas Varela plataforma-lattes googleSergio Frascino Muller de Almeida plataforma-lattes googleSilvio De Oliveira Junior plataforma-lattes
Solange KileberThiago Luis Felipe Brito plataforma-lattesVanessa GarcilassoVictor Rocha de Martino
Wilfredo Montealegre Rubio plataforma-lattes researcherid googleYuri Flores Albuquerque