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researcher , Agricultural engineer

Enrique Molto, Spanish agricultural engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents for electronic nose for olive oil quality assessment; patents for sensor for measuring fruit firmness; patents for electronic control for precise appliaction of pesticides; patents for sprayer for small orchards. Scholar, Minister Education and Fulbright Commission, 1991-1992.

Background

Molto, Enrique was born on January 6, 1962 in Valencia, Spain. Son of Enrique Molto and Maria Luisa Garcia.

Education

Bachelor of Science, School University Information, 1988. Degree in engineering, School Technology Superior Agron. Engineering, 1986; Doctor of Philosophy, Polytechnic University Valencia.

Career

Teaching assistant Department Mecanizacion Agraria, Valencia, Spain, 1990—1994. Researcher Instituto Valenciano Investigaciones Agrarias, Moncada, since 1994, head agricultural engineering department, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for electronic nose for olive oil quality assessment. Patents for sensor for measuring fruit firmness. Patents for electronic control for precise appliaction of pesticides.

    Patents for sprayer for small orchards.

Membership

Member of International Commission Agricultural Engineering (section VII board directors 2001-2002), Society Española de Agroingenieria, EurAgEng (coordinator of field of interest 1994—2002).

Connections

Married Ana Maria Perez. Children: Alvaro, Pablo.

father:
Enrique Molto

mother:
Maria Luisa Garcia

spouse:
Ana Maria Perez

children:
Alvaro Molto

Pablo Molto