KAUST provides us an excellent environment for high-quality research. And that's why I chose to be here.

André is a Ph.D. candidate in Statistics at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), studying under the supervision of Professor Paula Moraga in her Geospatial Statistics and Health Surveillance Research Group.

Before joining KAUST, André obtained his Master's Degree in Statistics (August 2020) from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil. His research interests include Statistical Modelling, Computation Methods of Inference, and Statistical Physics Models, in particular, Percolation Models.