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Juan Carlos Colmenares Quintero

Juan Carlos Colmenares Quintero, Polish chemist, educator. Achievements include patents pending for new nanostructured materials for the capture and catalytic utilization of carbon dioxide. Assistant secretary general General Committee Foreign Students Poland, Warsaw, 1994—1996; Member of International Advisory Board Revista Ingenium (Bogota), Polish Chemical Society Polish Club Catalysis (Warsaw).

Background

  • Quintero, Juan Carlos Colmenares was born on February 23, 1973 in Aguachica, Colombia. Son of Fernando Colmenares Alvarez and Margarita Trillos Quintero.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland, 1995. Master of Science in Catalysis, Organic Technology, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Sciences, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland, 2004.

    Career

    • Spanish-polish-spanish translator, employee Embassy Colombia, Warsaw, 1995—1996. Spanish teacher, English-polish-spanish translator Different Lingual Institutes, 1996—2004. Laboratory assistant, catalysis, technological projects Faculty Chemistry, Warsaw University of Technology, 1998—2002, consultant engineer master’s projects, 2002—2004.

      Professor, researcher University América, Bogotá, Colombia, 2004. Postdoctoral research associate Department Organic Chemistry University, Córdoba, 2005—2006, mentor, 2006. Postdoctoral research associate staff, loker hydrocarbon research institute University Southern California, 2006—2009, assistant, graduate students, department chemistry, 2007—2009.

      Spanish teacher, translator Beverly Hills Lingual Institute, 2007—2009. Research scientist Institute Physical Chemistry Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, since 2009. Supervisor, Master of Science theses Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University, Warsaw, since 2009.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents pending for new nanostructured materials for the capture and catalytic utilization of carbon dioxide.

    Works

    • Author: (research article) Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical (Editor's choice, 2009).

    Membership

    Assistant secretary general General Committee Foreign Students Poland, Warsaw, 1994—1996. Member of International Advisory Board Revista Ingenium (Bogota), Polish Chemical Society Polish Club Catalysis (Warsaw).

    Connections

    • Married Justyna Patyk-Colmenares, September 30, 1995. 1 child Oscar Alberto.
    • father: Fernando Colmenares Alvarez
    • mother: Margarita Trillos Quintero
    • spouse: Justyna Patyk-Colmenares
    • child: Oscar Alberto Quintero
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    Born February 23, 1973
    (age 44)
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    • 1995
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1997
      Organic Technology
    • 2004
      Warsaw University of Technology
    • 1995 - 1996
      Spanish-polish-spanish translator
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1996 - 2004
      spanish teacher
    • 1998 - 2002
      laboratory assistant
    • 2004
      professor, University Am+?rica
      Bogota, New Jersey, United States
    • 2004
      researcher, University Am+?rica
      Bogota, New Jersey, United States
    • 2005 - 2006
      postdoctoral research associate, Department Organic Chemistry University
      Cordoba, Argentina, Argentina
    • 2006
      postdoctoral research associate, Department Organic Chemistry University
      Mentor, Ohio, United States
    • 2006 - 2009
      postdoctoral research associate, staff
    • 2007 - 2009
      spanish teacher
    • 2009
      research scientist, Institute Physical Chemistry Polish Academy Sciences
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
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