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researcher , Agricultural engineer

Maurício Paulo Ferreira Fontes, Brazilian agricultural engineer, researcher. Registered Agricultural Engineer, 1974. Fellow, Potash and Phosphate Institute, 1987. Member of Society Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, Clay Minerals Society, Soil Science Society.of American, Gamma Sigma Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Fontes, Maurício Paulo Ferreira was born on July 11, 1951 in Viçosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Son of Rubens Resende and Gertrudes Ferreira Fontes.

Education

Master of Science, North Carolina State University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, North Carolina State University, 1988.

Career

From lecturer to professor Department de Solos - University Federal de Viçosa, Viçosa, Brazil, 1976—1991, professor, since 1991. Visiting scholar ecosystem science University California, Berkeley, 1993—1994. Visiting scholar Technische University München - Lehrstuhl für Bodenkunde, Freising, Germany, 2000—2001.

Achievements

  • Registered Agricultural Engineer, 1974.

Membership

Member of Society Brasileira de Ciência do Solo, Clay Minerals Society, Soil Science Society.of American, Gamma Sigma Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Rosa Maria Olivera Fontes, February 4, 1977. Children: Maira, Lucas Fontes.

father:
Rubens Resende

mother:
Gertrudes Ferreira Fontes

spouse:
Rosa Maria Olivera Fontes

child:
Maira Fontes

child:
Lucas Fontes