Master of Science in Physical Oceanography, Goa University, 1990; Master of Science in Marine Science, Ryukyu University, Okinawa, Japan, 1996; Doctor of Philosophy in Geophysics, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.
Project scientist National Institute Oceanography, Dona Paula, Goa, 1990-1994. Post doctoral researcher Tohoku University, Japan, 2000—2003. Working as Senior Scientist at Ministry of Earth Sciences, National Center Antarctic & Ocean Research, Sada, Goa India, since 2003.
Son of Hilario F. Luis and Maria A. Fernandes.