Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence Geotechnical Science and Engineering


MSc, PhD


  • 2012
    M.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering – Offshore Structures (Thesis: Studies on the Behavior of
    Subsea Pipelines Due to Temperature and Pressure Variations – Pipeline Walking) – Federal
    Fluminense University (UFF)
  • 2009
    Civil Engineer Degree – Federal Fluminense University (UFF)


  • 2012
    Bureau Veritas Industry Awards 2012 in the “Working Together” category for
    the Mexican Regulatory Framework Project, Paris;
  • 2010
    Honorable Mention For Young Writers from the 23º Congresso Nacional de
    Transporte Aquaviário, Construção Naval e Offshore, Rio de Janeiro.

Research Interests

• Pipeline walking
• Pipe-soil interaction behavior
• Numerical modeling


•  Professor David White
•  Professor Mark Randolph

Research Topic

Whole-life analysis of thermal and pressure induced walking of pipelines.