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chemist , researcher

Monica Lira-Cantu, Mexican chemist, researcher. Achievements include patents in field. Recipient Extraordinary Doctor of Philosophy. Award, 2001. Member of American Chemical Society, Electrochemical Society, ExxonMobil Research Club (vice president since 2001).

Background

Lira-Cantu, Monica was born on November 25, 1969 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Daughter of Federico Lira-Sanchez and Magdalena Cantu-Gamez.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, 1997. Master in Chemistry, Universidad Autonoma de barcelona, 1995.

Career

Advanced chemist ExxonMobil Research & Engineering, Annandale, New Jersey, 1999—2001. Researcher Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain, since 2002. Postdoctoral Schneider Electric Institute Ciencia de Materials de Barcelona, Grenoble, France, 1998.

Vice president ExxonMobil Research Club, Annandale, New Jersey, 2001—2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Member of American Chemical Society, Electrochemical Society, ExxonMobil Research Club (vice president since 2001).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming.

Connections

Married Jorge Malfeito-Sanchez, August 21, 1998.

father:
Federico Lira-Sanchez

mother:
Magdalena Cantu-Gamez

spouse:
Jorge Malfeito-Sanchez