is the Secretary of the Environment, São Paulo.
He earned his Ph.D.
in Physical Science from University de São Paulo at which
he is Full Professor and former Rector. He has served as the President
of the Brazilian Association for the Advancement of Science, President
of the Energy Company of the State of São Paulo (CESP), Secretary
of State for Science and Technology, Secretary of the Environment
and Minister of State of Education of the Federal Government of
Brazil. He has authored many technical papers and books on Nuclear
Physics, Environment and Energy.
1. Bachelor of Sciences
from the Universidade de São Paulo (1950).
2. Graduate work at
the Physics Department, University of Saskatchewan, Canada and Physics
Department, University of Illinois, U.S.A. (1951-1953).
3. Ph. D. in Physical
Sciences from Universidade de São Paulo (1954).
4. Assistant Professor
at Universidade de São Paulo (1955).
5. Associate Professor
at Universidade de São Paulo (1955-1967).
6. Research Associate,
High Energy Physics Laboratory, Stanford University, U.S.A. (1962-1963).
7. Associate Professor
at the University of Paris (Orsay) (1964).
8. Full Professor of
Physics - Universidade de São Paulo (1967).
9. Professor of Physics
- University of Toronto, Canada (1972-1973).
10. Director of the
Institute of Physics at Universidade de São Paulo (1970-1978).
11. President of the
Brazilian Association for the Advancement of Science (1979-1981).
12. Senior Research
Associate - Princeton University, U.S.A. (several periods 1977-1982).
13. President of the
Energy Company of the State of São Paulo (1983-1986).
14. Rector of Universidade
de São Paulo (1986-1989).
15. Secretary of State
of Sciese and Technology of the Federal Government (1990-1991).
16. D. Sc. Honoris
Causa by the TECHNION - Israel Institute of Technology (1991).
17. Co-winner of the
Mitchell Prize for Sustainable Development - U.S.A. (1991).
18. Minister of State
of Education of the Federal Government (1991-1992).
19. Acting Secretary
of State of Environment of the Federal Government (1992).
20. Visiting Professor
Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University (1993-1994).21. Establishment
of the José Goldemberg Chair in Atmospheric Physics
at Tel Aviv University (1994).
22. Chairman of the
Board of the International Energy Initiative (1995- ). 23. Visiting
Professor, International Academy of the Environment, Geneva, Switzerland
24. Visiting Professor,
Center for Latin American Studies , Stanford University (1996-1997).
25. Member of the Advisory
Board of the Alliance for Global Sustainability (1997-2000).
26. Chairman of the
World Energy Assessment (1998-2000).
27. Member of the Environmental
Advisory Board of Asea Brown Bovery (ABB) (1998-2000).
28. Member of the World
Commission on Dams (1998-2000)
29. Co-winner of the
VOLVO Environment Prize 200030. Member of the National Council for
Energy Policy of Brazil (1999-2001)