Conference: Fernando PolancoConference: Fernando Polanco<p style="text-align:justify;">​Fernando Polanco, former UC chemical engineering student and sustainability scientist of Cytiva (Sweden), global provider of technologies and services, delivered the conference "<em>Sustainability Metrics as Business Driver: Challenges in Standardization & Data Sharing</em>". The event took place on January 26th, 2023, at the conference room of ETSIIT and it was organized in the frame of the Doctorate in Chemical Engineering, Energy and Processes of the University of Cantabria.<br></p><p><img src="/departamentos/ingquimica/PublishingImages/2023-01%20NOTICIAS/Conferencia%20Fernando%20P%20500%20pixel.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p>2023-01-25T23:00:00Z1471
Visit: IES Santa ClaraVisit: IES Santa Clara<p style="text-align:justify;">​Students of the IES Santa Clara (Santander) visited the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department on January 23th, 2023. Prof. Raquel Ibañez welcomed the students and delivered a talk about the role of Chemical Engineers. Next, they did a guided tour to the laboratories and had the opportunity to speak with the staff about the research topics that are currently developed in the Department and observe how science contributes to solve the major social challenges.<br></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><img src="/departamentos/ingquimica/PublishingImages/2023-01%20NOTICIAS/Visita%20IES%20Santa%20Clara%20500%20pixel.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p>2023-01-25T23:00:00Z1472
PhD Thesis Defense: Sophie SchröderPhD Thesis Defense: Sophie Schröder<p style="text-align:justify;">​<span>So</span><span>phie Schröder defended her doctoral thesis entitled "</span><em>Dioxinas y furanos (PCDD/Fs) en la electro-oxidación de fármacos utilizados en la pandemia de COVID-19. </em><em>Análisis experimental y teórico</em><span>", developed in the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department under the supervision of Prof. Inmaculada Ortiz and Dr. Mª Fresnedo San Román last January 20th, 2023, </span><span>at the conference room of the ETSIIT of the University of Cantabria. The evaluation committee was formed by Prof. Julio Romero (University of Santiago de Chile), Prof. Aurora Santos (Complutense University of Madrid) and Prof. Ángel Irabien (University of Cantabria).</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;">Congratulations Sophie!</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Link video: <a href=""></a><br></p><p><img src="/departamentos/ingquimica/PublishingImages/2023-01%20NOTICIAS/Tesis%20Sophie%20S%20500%20pixel.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p>2023-01-25T23:00:00Z1473
Scientific PaperScientific Paper<p style="text-align:justify;">​The scientific work "<em>Techno-economic evaluation of UV light technologies in water remediation</em>", developed by Deva Pelayo, María J. Rivero, Germán Santos, Pedro Gómez and Inmaculada Ortiz, has been recently published in the scientific journal of Science of the Total Environment.<br></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><img src="/departamentos/ingquimica/PublishingImages/2023-01%20NOTICIAS/Paper%20Deva%20P%20500%20pixel.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p>2023-01-25T23:00:00Z1474
Scientific PaperScientific Paper<p style="text-align:justify;">​<span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.5pt;line-height:107%;font-family:"segoe ui", sans-serif;">The scientific work “<em>Formation of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and furans (PCDD/Fs) in the electrochemical oxidation of polluted waters with pharmaceuticals used against COVID-19</em>”, developed by Sophie Schröder, Inmaculada Ortiz and Mª Fresnedo San Román, has been recently published in the scientific journal of Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering.</span><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN" style="font-size:10.5pt;line-height:107%;font-family:"segoe ui", sans-serif;"><img src="/departamentos/ingquimica/PublishingImages/2023-01%20NOTICIAS/Paper%20Sophie%20S%20500%20pixel.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /><br></span></p>2023-01-25T23:00:00Z1475
University Ombudsman: Prof. Rubén AldacoUniversity Ombudsman: Prof. Rubén Aldaco<p style="text-align:justify;">​<span>R</span><span>ubén Aldaco García, Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cantabria (UC), will be appointed University Ombudsman of the institution for a maximum period of one year after having been the most voted candidate in the second round of voting that took place last Friday, January 13</span><sup>th</sup><span>, 2023.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;">The University Ombudsman is a figure introduced by the LOU whose mission is to look after the rights and freedoms of the teachers, students, and administration and service staff, and especially with a view to constantly improving the quality of the university.<br></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><br></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><img src="/departamentos/ingquimica/PublishingImages/2023-01%20NOTICIAS/Rubén%20Aldaco%20500%20pixel.jpg" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /><br></p><p><br></p>2023-01-19T23:00:00Z1465