Rui Martins

Rui Martins

Speaker

Rui C. Martins has a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Coimbra (2011), being graduated in Chemical Engineering from the same University in 2006. He was a Ph.D. fellow at the Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Coimbra with funding from the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) from 2007 to 2011. From 2011 to 2015 he was a post-doctoral fellow at the Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Coimbra and at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Chemistry of the University of Barcelona with funding from FCT. From April 2015 to January 2019 he was an Auxiliary Researcher at the Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Coimbra under the FCT Investigator 2014 program. Currently (since February 2019) he is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Coimbra.
His area of expertise is Chemical Engineering and his research is focused on the application of Separation and Chemical Reaction Engineering for environmental remediation. He has an h-index of 24 and has published 5 book chapters, 103 articles in international journals with scientific peer-review in the area of Chemical Engineering and a definitive patent application. Furthermore, he has participated with 102 research works in international conferences in this disciplinary area. During his PhD, he co-founded the company Adventech (www.adventech-group.com), a spin-off of the Chemical Engineering Department of the University of Coimbra.