748 Prof. Lineu Prestes Ave - Build 2 Office 261 | 05508- 000 São Paulo, SP - Brazil

Phone +55(11) 30919150 (Office)

      +55(11) 30919155 (Lab)

Paixao Group

Chemical Sensors Lab

Email: trlcp@iq.usp.br


Office: 252, Institute of Chemistry building 2


Office Phone: +55 11 30919150


Mailing Address:

748 Prof. Lineu Prestes Ave - Build 2 Office 261 | 05508- 000 São Paulo, SP - Brazil


Thiago R.L.C. da Paixão received a BSc (2001), MSc (2004) and PhD (2007), followed by a postdoctoral fellowship (2008/2009), all under the supervision of Dr. Mauro Bertotti at the Institute of Chemistry of the University of São Paulo. He was then appointed as an Assistant Professor at the University Federal of ABC where he stayed for two years. In 2011, he was appointed as an assistant professor at the University of São Paulo. In 2016 he was promoted from Assitant to Associate Professor. His fields of interest include chemical sensors and pattern recognition applied for chemical sensors.


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Dr. Thiago Paixão





Postdoctoral Research Fellows





Nikola Tasic


Development of a point-of-care biosensor for the swift determination of D-dimers


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/7781100601071212






Tatiana Casselli Penna


Unraveling electrochemical reaction intermediates by mass spectrometry coupled to ion vibrational spectroscopy


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3742569796701329






Graduate Students





Thalita Silva Guedes


Development of disposable electrochemical and colorimetric devices for characterization of cocaine samples


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/5359018337523084






Juliana Luz Melo Gongoni


Development of manufacturing electrochemical devices methods for paper-based devices for analytical applications


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/1066294351065754






Letícia Francine Mendes


Development of portable analytical devices using CO2 laser and polymeric materials aiming at analytical applications


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/0698280599594145


Vanessa Neiva de Ataide


Fabrication of electrochemical paper-based devices aiming at clinical and environmental samples


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/3163916464356494


Iana Vitória Spadini Arantes


Development of flow injection system on paper


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/0189799546761457


Undergraduate Students





Rodrigo Marcelo Ramos


Development of an array of electrochemical sensors for discrimination of pesticides


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/4150918637273747


Fernando Amaral Fernandes


Development of electrochemical sensors in Kapton tapes using CO2 laser


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/8925177450410362

Joao Jou de Albuquerque Fujiwara


Development of pH sensors using CO2 laser scribbed electrodes


CV: http://lattes.cnpq.br/4615054609395085