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Biomaterial engineer

Celia Santos, Spanish biomaterial engineer. Achievements include research in biomaterials; development of hydroxyapatite-dental composites. Fellow National Programme of Researches Formation in Foreign Countries, Spanish Ministry of Education, 1996-1997; Marie Curie Research Training fellow, European Union, 1997—2001. Fellow: Marie Curie Association.

Background

Santos, Celia was born on July 6, 1962 in Coruña, Spain. Daughter of Benilde Santos and Celia Exposito.

Education

Bachelor of Pharmacy, University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Materials Science, University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1995.

Career

Graduate student research Institute Ceramica, Santiago de Compostela, 1987—1995, research assistant, 1995—1996, since 2000, University California Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 1997. Research assistant department biomaterials in relation to dentistry Queen Mary University London, 1998—2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in biomaterials. Development of hydroxyapatite-dental composites.

Membership

Fellow: Marie Curie Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, cooking, skiing, swimming, travel.

Connections

father:
Benilde Santos

mother:
Celia Exposito