Education & Certifications

  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (2014)
  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, Federal University of Santa Catarina (2008)


  • Aragao, G.M.F.; Schmidell, W.N.; Ienczak, J.L.; Fiorese, M.L.; Dalcanton, F.; Schmidt, F.C.; Deucher, R.H.; Rodrigues, R.C.; Vecchi, C.S.. "United States Patent PCT/BR2008/000342 Preparation of PHA from a Citric Residue", Jun 28, 2008

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

My research interests are on reservoir simulation and modeling of reactive flow in porous media. More specifically, I am working on adaptive and multiscale solution strategies for single and two-phase reactive flow problems.

Lab Affiliations

All Publications

  • Transient Solution for the Energy Balance in Porous Media Considering Viscous Dissipation and Expansion/Compression Effects Using Integral Transforms TRANSPORT IN POROUS MEDIA Deucher, R., Couto, P., Rachid Bodstein, G. 2017; 116 (2): 753–75
  • Comprehensive Solution for Transient Flow in Heterogeneous Porous Media TRANSPORT IN POROUS MEDIA Deucher, R., Couto, P., Rachid Bodstein, G. 2016; 113 (3): 549–66
  • Impact of Reservoir Reactions on Thermodynamic Scale Predictions SPE International Conference on Oilfield Scale Gomes, R., Mackay, E., Deucher, R., Bezerra, M., Rosario, F., Jordan, M. 2012
  • The Use of Downhole Temperature Data in Gas-Oil Ratio Estimation and Reservoir Management SPE EUROPEC Annual Conference and Exhibition Deucher, R., et al 2011
  • Scale Management Strategy and its Results in a Giant Deepwater Oilfield in Campos Basin SPE International Conference on Oilfield Scale Gomes, R., Deucher, R., Aniceto, P., Prais, F., Skinner, R. 2010
  • Cooling of Ethanol Fermentation Process Using Absorption Chillers 22nd International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems Magazoni, F., Monteiro, J., Deucher, R., et al 2009
  • Application of Different Temperatures for the Growth of Cupriavidus necator in the Production of Biodegradable Polymers from Starch Residue with Supplementation of Soybean Oil – in portuguese XVI National Bioprocesses Symposium Ienczak, J., Dalcanton, F., Fiorese, M., Deucher, R., Aragao, G. 2007