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Fellow
Canuto
Sylvio
Current position: 
Professor
Current nationality: 
Brazil
Current residence: 
Brazil
Affiliation/Institution: 
Instituto de Física - Universidade de São Paulo
Biodata: 
Canuto (PhD, 1979, University of Uppsala, Sweden) is Professor at the University of São Paulo. A member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences and Sao Paulo State Academy of Sciences. Co-editor of the Spectrochimica Acta A, member of the editorial board of the International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, editorial board of the Chemical Physics Letters (2003-2009), Specialist Editor of the Computer Physics Communications (1987-1990, 2002-2006) and Associate Editor of the Brazilian Journal of Physics (2000-2009). Coordinator of Physics and Astronomy at CAPES-Ministry of Education (2011-2018). M. N. Saha Lecturer (2002) for the IACS (Calcutta, India), honored by the University of Havana (2005); official report for the Nobel Committee of Physics and Chemistry in connection with the Chemistry Nobel Prize (2013), member of the International Jury for Unesco-L’Oréal Prize Women in Science (2011, 2013, 2015, 2017). Honored with a special issue of the International Journal of Quantum Chemistry (2011).
Sustainable Development Goals: 
4 - Quality education
5 - Gender equality
8 - Decent work and economic growth
11 - Sustainable cities and communities
16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
17 - Partnerships for the goals
Keywords: 
Molecular simulation; Molecular spectroscopy; Liquid systems; Quantum chemistry; Molecular quantum mechanics.
Elected
2018
Place of Birth: 
Maceió
Country of birth: 
Brazil

Date of birth

10
June
1950
Section:
09-Physics
Last updated on 14/05/2018