Benjamin Bley de Brito Neves

Benjamin Bley de Brito Neves (born 1941) is a Brazilian geologist who has contributed to the paleogeography and plate tectonics of South America. Brito Neves is member of Sociedade Brasileira de Geologia, National Water Well Association and the Geological Society of America. He is member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences.[1]

Benjamin Bley de Brito Neves
Born1941 (age 79–80)
Alma materUniversity of Recife
Known forContributions to the geology of South America
AwardsJosé Bonifácio de Andrada e Silva Prize (2002)
Scientific career
FieldsTectonostratigraphy, Tectonics, Paleogeography, Structural geology
Federal University of Pernambuco
University of São Paulo


  1. ^ Benjamin Bley de Brito Neves Archived 2016-01-27 at the Wayback Machine, Academia Brasilera de Ciências.