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Dr. Javier Hoyo


Dr. Javier Hoyo
, is graduated in chemical engineering (2007) and chemistry (2012) at the University of Barcelona. Postgraduate formation consists on a MSC in Molecular Biotechnology (2009) and a MSC in Chemical Process Engineering (2010) and he obtained his PhD in 2014 from the Politechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). He has international working experience, staying in 2006-2007 in the Technische Universität Berlin and national, working in the Catalonia Bioengineering Institute (IBEC). He has been member of the LEIPN laboratory at the UPC where studied the preparation of biomimetic membranes that are suitable for artificial photosynthesis. His current research is focused in the fabrication of micro- and nano-particles and their functionalization using active agents for industrial and biomedical applications.

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