Josimar Alves da Silva
  • Graduate Student
  • BSc, Geophysics, U. Sao Paulo, 2009
Biographical Overview
Josimar received a bachelor degree in Geophysics from the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2009. He then worked for 5 years in the Oil & Gas industry (Schlumberger) before joining EAPS/ERL at MIT to further his education. While at Schlumberger Josimar participated in several projects involving seismic interpretation, AVO and AVAZ analysis, seismic fracture characterization and rock physics for both conventional and unconventional reservoirs. He is interested in geophysical applications for shale gas exploration.