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food scientist , Agricultural studies educator

Pedro Roncalés, Spanish agricultural studies educator, food scientist. Achievements include patents for antioxidant active varnish. Recipient Joaquín Costa prize, Institución Fernando el Católico, 2000; Postdoctoral Research fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 1980-1981, Catedras de Alto Nivel scholarship, Mexican Government, 2005.

Background

Roncalés, Pedro was born on October 30, 1950 in Zaragoza, Spain. Son of Pedro Luis Roncalés and Isabel Rabinal.

Education

Master of Science in Pharmacy, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, 1978.

Career

Research fellow Federal Meat Research Institute, Kulmbach, Germany, 1980—1981. Professor University Zaragoza, Spain, 1982—2006, senior professor, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for antioxidant active varnish.

Membership

Food quality committee president Aragón Government, 1985—2007, food safety committee, 2005—2007. Member of Asociación Alexander von Humboldt de España, Sociedad Española de Bioquimica (licentiate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Orienteering, travel, reading, hiking.

Connections

Married Carmen Samanes, July 24, 1984. Children: Pilar, Javier, Lucía.

father:
Pedro Luis Roncalés

mother:
Isabel Rabinal

spouse:
Carmen Samanes

child:
Pilar Roncalés

child:
Javier Roncalés

child:
Lucía Roncalés