Dr. Elisio Caetano

Petrobras, Brazil
Dr. Elisio F. Caetano is a Technical Consultant with PETROBRAS R&D Center CENPES and is devoted to the area of multiphase production technology. He has performed technological research, managed research groups and represented Petrobras in several technical missions and committees in Brazil and abroad.

He joined Petrobras in 1977. He holds an M.Sc. on Mechanical Engineering and a Ph.D. on Petroleum Engineering from the University of Tulsa, USA. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the Honor Society in Petroleum Engineering (Pi-Epsilon-Tau, USA). He also serves as an Advisory Committee member of the International Multiphase Flow Conference (BHR Group, UK), and the Scientific Committee of the Brazilian Excellence Center for Petroleum Studies (UNICAMP).

Dr. Caetano has authored almost one hundred technical publications and co-authored the book Petroléo, Royalties e Regiao / Petroleum, Royalties and Region (ISBN 85-7617-011-6). Currently he is the Project Leader for the PETROBRAS Subsea Multiphase Pumping R&D project.