Alex Dias Ramos with his mother Altamira and sister Caroline on May 31, 2007 - right after his successful defence of Ph.D.
After Alex's defence,
left to right: Nancy Lopes Garcia, Borko Darko Stosic, André Toom, Alex Dias Ramos, Klaus Leite Pinto Vasconcellos, Manoel José Machado Soares Lemos.
Alex's advisor André Toom and Alex Dias Ramos after Alex' defence of his Ph.D.