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Government official

Artur Bladé-Font, Spanish government official. Institute International Education scholar, 1957-1958; graduate school fellow Kansas University, 1959-1960; French Government research fellow, 1961; French Academy Palms Chevalier, 1999. Member Spanish Chemical Society, Catalan Chemical Society (president 1976-1980).

Background

Bladé-Font, Artur was born on March 4, 1932 in Benissanet, Tarragona, Spain. Son of Artur Bladé-Desumvila and Cinta Font-Margalef.

Education

License Biochemistry, I.P.N., Mexico, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Kansas University, 1960. Postgraduate, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, 1961.

Career

Assistant biochemistry Institute Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City, 1953-1955. Research and Development engineer Laboratories Roussel-Uclaf, Paris, 1961-1967. Research and Development director Laboratories Frumtost-Prem, Barcelona, Spain, 1967-1982.

Research and Development bureau director Department d'Ensenyament, 1982-1988. Senior researcher Consejo Superior Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid, 1986. Secretary Research and Development Commission Catalan Government, Barcelona, 1988-1991, subdirectory general for research, 1991-2000.

Adviser international affairs Catalan Ministry University and Research, since 2000. Consultant Laboratories Frumtost-Prem, Barcelona, 1982-1987. Professor graduate school University Barcelona, 1982-1984.

Consultant Catalonia-American Commission, Barcelona, 1983-1991.

Membership

Member Spanish Chemical Society, Catalan Chemical Society (president 1976-1980).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mineral collection, reading, swimming, music, collecting old chemistry books.

Connections

Married Elba Mendoza-Villela, July 15, 1961. Children: Ileana, Marina.

father:
Artur Bladé-Desumvila

mother:
Cinta Font-Margalef

spouse:
Elba Mendoza-Villela

child:
Ileana Bladé-Font

child:
Marina Bladé-Font