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chemist , educator

Eduardo Primo Yufera, Spanish Chemist. Recipient Francisco Franco award for science research Spanish Government, 1968, National award for technical research, 1988, Gold medal U. Polytechnic, Valencia, 1990. President IV International Congr. Food Science & Technology, 1974, Real Academy CulturaValencia, 1982; active Consejo Cultura, Valencia. Member Real Society Española Química, Society Española Bioquímica, Colegio Libre Eméritos, Club Roma.

Background

Yufera, Eduardo Primo was born on April 1, 1918 in Puerto Mazarrón, Spain. Son of Eduardo Primo and Ana Yufera.

Education

Bachelor, Institute Luis Vives, Valencia, Spain, 1931. Master in Chemistry, University Valencia, 1940. Coronary heart Disease, University Madrid, 1943.

Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Jaime, Castellón, Spain, 1995.

Career

Professor science, U. Valencia, 1944-1950; research fellow, National Research Council, Valencia, 1950-1954; director, Institute Agricultural & Food Chemistry, Valencia, 1954-1977; professor, Polytechnic U., Valencia, 1964-1987; professor emeritus, Polytechnic U., Valencia, 1987. President National Research Council, Madrid, 1974-1977, National Institute Food Science Technology, Valencia, 1970-1974. Vice president U. Polytechnic, Madrid, 1971-1974.

Vice president International Union Food Science & Technology, 1971-1977. Member Real Academy Science, Madrid, since 1984.

Membership

President IV International Congr. Food Science & Technology, 1974, Real Academy Cultura Valencia, 1982. Active Consejo Cultura, Valencia.

Member Real Society Española Química, Society Española Bioquímica, Colegio Libre Eméritos, Club Roma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, sports, literature, theatre.

Connections

Married Aurora Millo. Children: Aurora, Eduardo, Jaime, Jorge.

father:
Eduardo Primo

mother:
Ana Yufera

spouse:
Aurora Millo

child:
Eduardo Yufera

child:
Jaime Yufera

child:
Aurora Yufera

child:
Jorge Yufera