Ana Alfonso Gallegos

Esther Romera García

Researcher PhD

Avda. Puerta de Hierro, 2 - 28040 Madrid
School of Agricultural, Food and Biosystems Engineering (ETSIAAB, UPM)
Telf: 91 067 0980
email: esther.rgarcia@upm.es

ESTHER ROMERA GARCÍA was born in Granada..

ACADEMIC TRAINING

Since 2004 PhD at Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). Doctoral thesis entitled "Bioadsorption of heavy metals using different types of algae". Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering at the Faculty of Chemical Sciences of the UCM.

Since 1998 Undergraduate in Agricultural Engineering at UPM, specialisation: agricultural economics
 

RESEARCH

Research staff in the Department of Agroforestry Engineering (2017-Present). School of Agricultural, Food and Biosystems Engineering (ETSIAAB) at UPM

Research staff in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering (2016). Faculty of Chemical Sciences at UCM.

Honorary Investigator at the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering (2003-2004). Faculty of Chemical Sciences at UCM.

Research staff in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering (2001-2004). Faculty of Chemical Sciences at UCM. Doctoral thesis on water decontamination. Experience in computer programmes (MATLAB and PHREEQCI) and assistance to doctoral courses.

Research staff. Mentor for internships at the Forestry Department of CIFOR (Forest Research Centre) (1998-2000). INIA (National Institute of Agricultural Research). Creation of a vegetation data bank and phytoclimatic features in natural vegetation due to the impacts of climate change.

Erasmus Fellow in the Department of "Food Science & Technology" (1996-1997), University of Reading (United Kingdom). Research project on skim milk. Assistance in complementary theoretical and practical courses, cheese making as well as the use of instrumental techniques and data processing.

Internship as assistant in agricultural farm in Kandara (Kenya) (1995). I.A.A.S. (International Association of Agricultural Students). Harvesting, cleaning and maintenance of the farm, collaboration with the regional Offices of the Ministry of Agriculture, assistance in the presentation of new varieties of corn to farmers, visits to coffee factories and tea plantations.
 

PUBLICATIONS

2011 F. González, E. Romera, A. Ballester, M. L. Blázquez, J. A. Muñoz, C. García-Balboa. “Algal Biosorption and Biosorbents”. En: P. Kotrba, M. Mackova & T. Macek. Microbial Biosorption of Metals. Ed. Springer, pp. 159-178. ISBN: 978-94-007-0442-8 (Print) 978-94-007-0443-5 (Online)

2008 E. Romera, F. González, A. Ballester, M.L. Blázquez and J.A. Muñoz. “Biosorption of heavy metals by Fucus spiralis”. Bioresource Technology, 99 (11), pp. 4684-4693.

2008 E. Romera, F. González, A. Ballester, M.L. Blázquez and J.A. Muñoz. “Biosorption of heavy metals with mixtures of different types of algae”. Environmental Engineering Science, 25, pp. 999-1008.

2007 E. Romera, F. González, A. Ballester, M.L. Blázquez y J.A. Muñoz. “Equilibrios químicos en bioadsorción”. Revista de Metalurgia, 43(1), pp. 9-41.

2007 E. Romera, F. González, A. Ballester, M.L. Blázquez and J.A. Muñoz. “Comparative study of biosorption of heavy metals using different types of algae”. Bioresource Technology, 98 (17), pp. 3344-3353.

2006 E. Romera, F. González, A. Ballester, M.L. Blázquez and J.A. Muñoz. "Biosorption with algae: A statistical review". Critical Reviews in Biotecnology, 26 (4), pp. 223-235.

2003 E. Romera, P. Fraguela, A. Ballester, M.L. Blázquez, J.A. Muñoz & F. González. “Biosorption equilibria with Spirogyra insignis”. 15th International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium. IBS 2003. September 14-19. Athens-Hellas.

2001 E. Romera, A. Fernández, J.M. Grau & R. Bautista. “Límites y clasificación fitoclimática de Pinus nigra Arnold”. Actas de la III Reunión Científica de la SECF sobre el Cambio Climático, pp. 99-108. ISSN: 1575-2410. Universidad de Valladolid.

2000 I. Pereira, E. Manrique, A. Fernández, S. Sardinero & E. Romera. “Aportación al conocimiento fitoclimático de los pinares de Pinus pinea L. españoles”. Participación en el 1º Simposio del pino piñonero (Pinus pinea L.), pp. 39-46. 22-24 de Febrero. Valladolid.

2000 A. Fernández, S. Sardinero, E. Romera, I. Pereira & E. Manrique. “Límites y clasificación fitoclimática de Pinus pinea L”. Participación en el 1º Simposio del pino piñonero (Pinus pinea L.), pp. 47-55. 22-24 de Febrero. Valladolid.

2000 E. Romera, A. Fernández, J.M. Grau & R. Bautista. “Límites y clasificación fitoclimática de Pinus nigra Arnold”. Participación en la III Reunión Científica de la SECF sobre el Cambio Climático, pp. 136-145. 21-22 de Septiembre. Soria.

1995 N. Alvedaño, M. Fontán & E. Romera. “Mujer y trabajo: Consecuencias en el sistema alimentario”. Participación en el Congreso Universitario Internacional Univ’95. Seleccionada en la fase de Madrid. Dirigida por D. Jaime Lamo de Espinosa y Dª Carmen Fiel Asenjo.

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Where we are

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería
Agronómica, Alimentaria y de Biosistemas

Campus Ciudad Universitaria
Avenida Puerta de Hierro, 2 - 4
28040 Madrid, España

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