Welcome to the Grav@Zon - Gravity @ Amazonia - webpage! Grav@Zon is a team of professors, researchers and students, dedicated to understand how gravity works and how fundamental fields/particles gravitate. The group is based mainly in Amazonia - Brazil, with collaborators in other parts of the world. Check out our team members.


Prof. Valdir Bezerra visited Belém

Professor Valdir Barbosa Bezerra, from Federal University of Paraíba (UFPB), Brazil, visited Grav@zon, in Belém, and gave the lecture entitled "About two different views of Quantum Cosmology: Wheeler - De Witt Equation and Newtonian Approach".


Luiz Leite's Doctoral Exam

Luiz Carlos dos Santos Leite defended his Doctoral Thesis entitled "Absorption and Scattering of Plane Waves by Black Holes".  The exam took place at the Federal University of Pará on February 20th, 2018. The thesis was supervised by the Grav@zon member Prof. Luís C. B. Crispino. The Board of Examination was composed by Prof. Dr. André Carlos Lehum (UFPA), Prof. Dr. Manuel Eleutério Rodrigues (UFPA), Prof. Dr. Júlio César Fabris (UFES) and Prof. Dr. Valdir Barbosa Bezerra (UFPB). Well done Luiz!


Prof. Júlio Fabris visited Belém

Professor Júlio César Fabris, from Federal University of Espírito Santo (UFES), Brazil, visited Grav@zon, in Belém, and gave the lecture entitled "Conservative and Non-Conservative Theories of Gravitation".


Caio F. B. Macedo and Leandro A. de Oliveira are now Adjunct Professors

Caio F. B. Macedo and Leandro A. de Oliveira, from Grav@zon, have been hired in the year of 2017 as Adjunct Professors of the Salinópolis Campus of the Pará University (UFPA). Caio and Leandro are doing very well in teaching and contributing actively to the Undergraduate Physics Course that just started in that Campus. The whole Grav@zon group congratulates Caio and Leandro for their recent accomplishments and very promising career!


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