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researcher , Chemical engineer

Rafael Borja, Spanish chemical engineer, researcher. Achievements include patents for new procedure for filtration of effluents derived from biological treatments of urban sewage; patents for method for obtaining a fertilizer rich in struvite from wastewaters, solid by-products and gaseous emisions; patents for procedure to convert urban sewage in rapidl and easly biodegradable wastewaters. Member of Spanish National Association Chemists.

Background

Borja, Rafael was born on June 16, 1962 in Posadas, Cordoba, Spain. Son of Rafael Borja and Amalia Padilla.

Education

Degree (honorary), Institute de Bachillerato de Posadas, 1979.

Career

Collaboration fellow department chemical engineering University Cordoba, 1984—1985. Predoctoral fellow Institute de la Grasa, Sevilla, Spain, 1986—1990, postdoctoral fellow, 1990—1992, 1995—1996, tenure scientist, 1997—2007, researcher, since 2008. Postdoctoral fellow department chemical engineering Environmental Technology Center,, University Manchester, Institute of Science & Technology, England, 1992—1994.

Sergeant Army, 1985, Granada, Spain.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for new procedure for filtration of effluents derived from biological treatments of urban sewage. Patents for method for obtaining a fertilizer rich in struvite from wastewaters, solid by-products and gaseous emisions. Patents for procedure to convert urban sewage in rapidl and easly biodegradable wastewaters.

Membership

Member of Spanish National Association Chemists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports.

Connections

Married Matilde Jesus Gutierrez, November 27, 1994. Children: Silvia, Rafael.

father:
Rafael Borja

mother:
Amalia Padilla

spouse:
Matilde Jesus Gutierrez

children:
Silvia Borja

Rafael Borja