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Engineering educator

Maria Nunez, Spanish engineering educator. Achievements include patents for enzymatic treatment on oilseeds for both increase the oil extraction and imrove the nutritional quality of flour; patents for pulsing equipment for bioreactors/chemical reactors; patents for natural extract from Chilean hazelnut for antioxidant/Ultraviolet filter with use in food/cosmetic; patents for antioxidants from grape pomace fermented and distilled.

Background

Nunez, Maria was born on November 8, 1952 in La Coruña, Spain. Daughter of Jose Nunez and Antonia Garcia.

Education

Chemistry, University Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1974. Pharmacy, University Santiago de Compostela, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Chemistry, Chemical Engineering School, 1982.

Career

Researcher University Santiago de Compostela, 1975—1978, laboratory assistant professor, 1979—1987, professor chemical engineering, since 1987. Secretary, faculty of chemistry University Santiago de Compostela, 1990—2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for enzymatic treatment on oilseeds for both increase the oil extraction and imrove the nutritional quality of flour. Patents for pulsing equipment for bioreactors/chemical reactors. Patents for natural extract from Chilean hazelnut for antioxidant/Ultraviolet filter with use in food/cosmetic.

    Patents for antioxidants from grape pomace fermented and distilled.

Membership

Member of Association Pharmacist Galicia, Spain (associate), Spanish Society Biotechnology (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, football, travel, movies, reading.

Connections

father:
Jose Nunez

mother:
Antonia Garcia