Antonio Augusto Canelas Neto
Bloodstain Pattern Analyst
Forensic Scientist at Brazilian Federal Police Department (DPF) for over 18 years, A. Canelas has a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering and currenctly is part of PhD program in Chemical Engineering. A. Canelas is member of the International Association of Bloodstain Pattern Analysts (IABPA) since 2012. He was trained for the best BPA institutes in North america and Europe. A. Canelas has been working with BPA since 2009, and operates in several States of Brazil assisting hundreds of cases. A. Canelas is also a BPA instructor at Brazilian Federal Police Academy for over 7 years. He develops BPA documentation and assessement focusing on BPA transport phenomena. He is website editor, and author of the book "Bloodstain Pattern Analysis- From Crime Scene to Report Elaboration", 360pages (portuguese language), released nationally in October 2017 in Florianópolis / SC, Brazil. Currently, A. Canelas is part of the PhD program in Chemical Engineering at Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Brazil, with the theme Bloodstain Pattern Analysis on Fabrics.