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Chemical engineering educator

Juan Ortega Saavedra, Spanish chemical engineering educator. Achievements include design of VLE equipment, standard pattern substances for calibration of densimeters, smoothing equation for thermodynamic properties. Recipient Alfonso X el Sabio Cross Spanish Government, 1986; grantee Esso España, 1990. Member American Chemical Society, Am Institute Chemical Engineers, Chemical Institute Canada, Chemical Society Japan.

Background

Saavedra, Juan Ortega was born on February 26, 1951 in Las Palmas, Spain. Son of Juan Ortega Garcia and Dolores (Saavedra) Gonzalez.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, ETS Ingenieros Industrial, Las Palmas, Spain, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain, 1979.

Career

Instructor chemical engineering University La Laguna, Tenerife, 1976-1978, thermodynamic educator, 1978-1982. Researcher University Las Palmas, Spain, 1982-1986, professor Spain, since 1986. Head Thermodynamic group Las Palmas University, 1983, high school industrial engring, Las Palmas University, 1986.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of VLE equipment, standard pattern substances for calibration of densimeters, smoothing equation for thermodynamic properties.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society, Am Institute Chemical Engineers, Chemical Institute Canada, Chemical Society Japan.

Connections

Married Elena Velasco Sendino, July 28, 1990. 1 child, Elena Ortega Velasco.

father:
Juan Ortega Garcia Gonzalez

mother:
Dolores (Saavedra) Gonzalez

spouse:
Elena Velasco Sendino

child:
Elena Ortega Velasco Saavedra