Leonardo Martín Pérez
Colaborador Cátedra UNESCO de Sostenibilidad.
Biotechnology, Sustainable Engineering, Environmental Microbiology.
Research Fellow. National Council for Scientific and Technological Researches (CONICET). Argentina. Research Associate. Laboratori de Microbiologia Sanitaria i Mediambiental (MSM-Lab) & Aquasost - UNESCO Chair in Sustainability. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). Spain. Assistant Professor. Analytical Chemistry Department. National University of Rosario (UNR), Argentina. Associate Professor. Pontifical Catholic University (UCA-campus Rosario), Argentina.
Lic. in Biotechnology. Ph.D. in Biological Sciences. Research activities:
Evaluation of constructed wetlands systems to remove contaminants from urban and industrial wastewaters.
Bioremediation of industrial wastewaters by using native species plants obtained from natural wetlands.
Development of sustainable plastic materials made from biodegradable natural polymers ("bio-plastics").
Experimental and theoretical characterization of biopolymers and polymers of technological interest.
Formulation of antimicrobial edible films with optimal physicochemical properties for food industry applications.
Elaboration of cookies fortified with calcium and soy protein as a strategy to control the nutritional status and dietary intakes of children.
Professional experience in planning and coordination of projects working in international networks.