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  • Full Name: Antonio Augusto Gorni...

  • Born on Garça, SP, Brazil, on July 15, 1958 (too old to rock'n roll, too young to die, but ready to netsurfing!)...

  • Materials Engineer by the Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil, 1981...

  • Master of Metallurgical Engineering by the São Paulo University, Brazil, 1990...

  • Doctor of Mechanical Engineering by the State University of Campinas, Brazil, 2001...

  • Married with a lovely girl called Regina Zayat Gorni (double income, no kids)...

  • Living in São Vicente, SP, Brazil...

  • Engineer at the Companhia Siderúrgica Paulista (COSIPA) steelworks, between 1982 and 2016. Up to 1984 acting as a Development Engineer in the Metallurgy and Quality Division. From 1984 to 1999 I worked as a Research Engineer in the R&D Division. Between 1999 and 2010 I worked a Technical Analist at the Hot Rolling Technical Support Division and then till 2016 as Hot Rolling Specialist. During all these years I was - and continue - involved in:

  • Contributor and translator of the Brazilian technical publications Fundição e Serviços (Foundry and Services) and Máquinas e Metais (Machines and Metals) since 1989. Technical Editor of the Plástico Industrial (Industrial Plastics) and Corte e Conformação de Metais (Metal Cutting and Forming) technical magazines since 1998 and 2005, respectively...

  • Lecturer at the Industrial Engineering School (FEI) since 1990, firstly teaching Ferrous Metallography up to 1994 and Polymer Science from 1995 to 2000. Between 2006 and 2009 teached Hot and Cold Rolling Technology at the ABM/FEI Metallurgy Post-Graduation Course with Emphasys in Steelmaking...

  • Participation in the teacher teams of the courses about the Production of Steel Flat Rolled Products, Continuous Casting of Slabs, Application of Advanced Hot Rolled Steels, Fundamentals of Rolling Process, Metallurgy and Steelmaking Applications of Neural Networks and AHSS Steels for Automotive Applications, promoted by the Brazilian Association for Metallurgy, Materials and Mining - ABM since 2000...

  • Teacher of the discipline Metal Forming Processes in the Specialization Course on Metallurgical Process Engineering promoted by the Mogi das Cruzes University between 2003 and 2006.

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    Last Update: 23 February 2016
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