Dr Sergio Serra
Sergio Serra is a professor in the Computer Science Department at Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ). He has research and governance interest in long-term preservation and access to scientific data, and enabling computational access to large-scale data. His specific research interests are in tools for metadata, foundational ontologies, provenance capture, scientific workflow systems and data repositories and cyberinfrastructure for large-scale data analysis. He have received a PhD from Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and thesis was awarded by the brazilian government as the best brazilian thesis in Computer Science in 2011.