Esquef received the Engineering degree from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) in 1997, the M.Sc. degree from COPPE/UFRJ in 1999, and the D.Sc. (Tech) degree from Helsinki University of Technology, now Aalto University,
in 2004, all in Electrical Engineering. His research interests are in
digital signal processing and related applications to audio and
acoustical signal processing, analysis, synthesis, and modeling of
acoustical and electrical signals. Dr Esquef is currently an adjoint
researcher at the Department of Mathematical and Computational Methods (COMAC), at the National Laboratory of Scientific Computing (LNCC), Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations, and Communications, MCTIC, Brazil. Dr. Paulo Esquef is member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and of the Audio Engineering Society (AES).