Waldyr Alves Rodrigues

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Waldyr Alves Rodrigues
Waldyr Alves Rodrigues
Born (1946-03-14)March 14, 1946
Residence Campinas, SP, Brazil
Nationality Brazilian
Known for Quantum Theory, Gravitation, Unification
Scientific career
Fields Professor of Mathematical Physics


  • B.Sc. Physics, University of S?o Paulo (USP),  S?o Paulo, SP, Brazil, 1968.
  • Ph.D. Physics, University of Torino, Italia, 1971.
  • Full Professor of Mathematical Physics, State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, SP, Brazil, 1986.

Present Position:

  • Invited Professor at the Institute of Mathematics, Statistics and Scientific Computation (IMECC)-UNICAMP. Retired since 11/17/1998

Selected Past Positions

  • Director of the Institute of Mathematics, Statistics and Scientific Computation, State University of Campinas (IMECC-UNICAMP), 1994-1998.
  • Vice President of the Foundation for the Development of UNICAMP (FUNCAMP), 1998-2000.
  • Dean of Graduate Studies in Applied Mathematics, IMECC-UNICAMP, 1998-1999.
  • Full Professor of Mathematical Physics, IMECC-UNICAMP, 1986.
  • Visiting Scientist at MIT (USA), 1976-1978.
  • Visiting Scientist at CERN-Geneve, 1979.
  • Visiting Professor, University of Trento, Italy, 1987/1988.
  • Visiting Professor, University of Perugia, Italy, 1999.
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Univ. Liverpool, UK, 08/2001-02/2002.