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theoretical chemistry researcher and educator

Santiago Olivella, Spanish theoretical chemistry researcher and educator. Recipient Narcis Monturiol medal, 1998. Member Spanish Royal Society Chemistry, Catalonian Society Chemistry.

Background

Olivella, Santiago was born on October 14, 1944 in Barcelona, Spain. Son of Jaume and Adela (Nello) Olivella.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University Barcelona, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University Barcelona, 1973.

Career

Research fellow, National Research High Council, Barcelona, 1972-1979; senior research scientist, National Research High Council, Barcelona, 1979-1988; research professor of chemistry, National Research High Council, Barcelona, since 1988; research professor of chemistry, U. Barcelona, since 1988; director research group, U. Barcelona, since 1982. Member science county Supercomputation Center Catalonia, Barcelona, 1992-1995. Consultant Spanish National Science Foundation, Madrid, since 1996.

Membership

Member Spanish Royal Society Chemistry, Catalonian Society Chemistry.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: mountain climbing, classical music, literature.

Connections

Married Maria Angels Garcia-Bach, August 10, 1971. 1 child, Mireia.

father:
Jaume Olivella

mother:
Adela (Nello) Olivella

spouse:
Maria Angels Garcia-Bach

child:
Mireia Olivella