André Izidoro

Welch Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences
Rice University, Houston, Texas
+1 (713) 348 - 5098

I am a planetary-scientist and astrophysicist using computer simulations to study the formation and evolution of solar systems. I constrain my models using astronomical observations, geochemistry and cosmochemistry. My CV is available here.

Recent Invited talks and seminars

Recent awards


2022 Sao Paulo State University, Brazil (June 3)
2022 Caltech, GPS (April 25)
2022 Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston (April 7)
2022 Washington University, McDonnell Center for the Space Sciences, St Louis (April 5)
2022 JAXA Martian Moons eXploration (MMX) Meeting, Japan
2022 XI Taller de Ciencias Planetarias, Uruguay/Argentina
2021 Sagan Exoplanet Summer Virtual Workshop
2020/21 Recipient of the Wagner Sessin Award for scientific contributions to Astronomy and Science in Brazil

FAPESP Young Investigator Award

São Paulo State University
Budget: BRL +700.000,00
October 2016 - May 2020


São Paulo State University
Budget: BRL 48.000,00 (post-doc of Rafael Ribeiro)
Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

CAPES - Post-doctoral Fellow

Observatoire de la Côte D'Azur
Budget: EUR 40.000,00 (my post-doc in Nice)
Jan 2020 - Dec 2020

I believe things cannot make themselves impossible."

– Stephen Hawking

André Izidoro

izidoro @ rice . edu
+1 (713) 348 - 5098