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Yanicet Ortega Villafuerte Edit Profile

educator , Nuclear physicist

Yanicet Ortega Villafuerte, Cuban nuclear physicist, educator. Achievements include research in positron annihilation spectroscopy. Recipient Scholarship award, Comenius University, Slovak Republic, 1988-1990; fellow, International Atomic Energy Agency, 2000.

Background

Villafuerte, Yanicet Ortega was born on December 7, 1970 in Havana, Cuba. Daughter of Roberto Alfonso Ortega Escobar and Flavia Olga (Villafuerte) Sosa.

Education

Doctor in Physics, University Complutense, Madrid, 2005.

Career

Researcher Centro De Estudios Aplicados Al Desarrollo Nuclear, Havana, Cuba, 1994—2001. Associate professor University Complutense, Madrid, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in positron annihilation spectroscopy.

Connections

father:
Roberto Alfonso Ortega Escobar Sosa

mother:
Flavia Olga (Villafuerte) Sosa