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researcher , science educator

Rosa M. Claramunt, Spanish science educator, researcher. Achievements include patents for discovery of new Ultraviolet stabilizers; invention of antiparasitic agents, antiviral drugs, antiinflammatory agents; research in Nuclear magnetic resonance characterization of heterocyclic compounds, coordination compounds, decontaminating agents; research in crystal engineering, hydrogen bonding interactions, gender studies, ecology.

Background

Claramunt, Rosa M. was born on April 29, 1948 in Barcelona. Daughter of Francisco Claramunt and Primitiva Vallespi.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Barcelona and Thèse d'État University Montpellier.

Career

Titular professor Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia Faculty Sciences, Madrid, 1980—1986, full professor and department head, since 1986. Assistant professor University Barcelona, 1969—1974, University Montpellier, France, 1970—1971. Chemistry fellow University East Anglia, Norwich, 1974—1975, University Mons, Belgium, 1975, University Lund, Sweden, 1975.

Chemistry researcher Marseilles University, France, 1975—1979, Spanish National Research Council-Institute Química Médica, Madrid, 1980—1981.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for discovery of new Ultraviolet stabilizers. Invention of antiparasitic agents, antiviral drugs, antiinflammatory agents. Research in Nuclear magnetic resonance characterization of heterocyclic compounds, coordination compounds, decontaminating agents.

    Research in crystal engineering, hydrogen bonding interactions, gender studies, ecology.

Membership

Fellow: Sociedad Argentina de Investigaciones en Química Orgánica. Member: New Swiss Chemical Society, International Society Heterocyclic Chemistry, Society Catalana Química, American Chemical Society, Society Chimique France, Society Española Química Terapéutica, Real Society Española Química.

Connections

Married Jose Elguero, September 4, 1974. Children: David Francisco Elguero, Isabel Josefa Elguero.

father:
Francisco Claramunt

mother:
Primitiva Vallespi

spouse:
Jose Elguero

child:
David Francisco Elguero Claramunt

child:
Isabel Josefa Elguero Claramunt