Giovanni F. Caramori (Associate Professor)


Giovanni F. Caramori studied chemistry at the Faculty of Philosophy, Sciences, and Letters of University of São Paulo, in Ribeirão Preto-SP, Brazil, and received his Ph.D. from the same university in 2006 under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Sérgio E. Galembeck. In the same year, he started a post-doctoral period with Prof. Dr. Gernot Frenking at the Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany. In 2008 he returned to Brazil and joined Prof. Ana Maria da Costa Ferreira group at IQ-USP. In 2009 he became an assistant professor at the Federal University of Santa Catarina, wherein 2010 he founded the GEEM group. In 2013 he started a second one-year period as visiting professor working with Prof. Gernot Frenking. Among other honors, Giovanni was named in 2017 affiliated member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences (Link). In 2018 was promoted to associate professor of physical chemistry at the Chemistry Department of the Federal University of Santa Catarina, where he teaches disciplines as General chemistry, physical chemistry, and quantum chemistry. He coordinates the GEEM group and is passionate about classical music, particularly for the classical guitar music, dedicating himself to playing it in his free time.

PhD Students

Daniel Fernando Coimbra, curriculum vitae,
Felipe S. S. Schneider,
curriculum vitae, webpage
Fábio Prá da S. Souza, curriculum vitae,

MSC. Students

Matheus C. Colaço, curriculum vitae,

Undergraduate Students

Marina B. Gonçalves, curriculum vitae,
Letícia M. P. Madureira, curriculum vitae,
Kevin L. Rech,
curriculum vitae,
Vitor M. Besen,
curriculum vitae,
Rômulo C. R. Peixoto, curriculum vitae,

Former members

Paula S. R. Ferreira
Alechania Misturini
Alexandre O. Ortolan
Ina A. Østrøm
Karla F. Andriani
Gláucio R. Nagurniak
Rodrigo S. Banegas
Leone C. Garcia
Robson S. Oliboni
Rafael M. Piccoli (in Memoriam)
David. E. P. Fonseca
Alfredo H. D. Lopez
Ana Maria Possamai
Ana Maria Marques
Franciane F. Foques
Johnatan Mucelini
André Kunitz
Patrícia Follmann