Research Interests:

- Quantum chromodynamics 


- String theory and the holographic duality


- Quark-gluon plasma


- Fluid dynamics and kinetic theory in curved spacetimes.  


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Scientific Publications:

Full list of scientific publications can be found here or here





Research grants:

Information about FAPESP (São Paulo Research Foundation) research grants can be found here

Honors and Awards:


- Affiliated Member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences since 2015.

- Gernot and Frank Carin Prize in 2008 (best physics Ph.D. thesis of the year), Institute for Theoretical Physics, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany.




Short Bio:

Prof. Noronha received his PhD in theoretical physics from Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany, in 2007 and worked as a postdoctoral scientist at Columbia University, NY from 2008-2011. Since 2011 he is faculty at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. 

Currículo Lattes (somente em português)





Jorge Noronha

Associate Professor

Affiliated Member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences




University of São Paulo

Rua do Matão Nr. 1371, CEP 05508-090 Cidade Universitária, São Paulo, SP




Fax: +55 (11) 3814-0503

Phone: +55 (11) 3091-6726