Ana Sofia is a PhD student in Chemical and Biological Engineering at Faculty of Engineering of University of Porto (LSRE-LCM). The PhD research focuses on the development of an innovative catalytic technology for the simultaneous elimination of organic and inorganic pollutants present in water. As a visiting student researcher at the University of Texas at Austin, Sofia will be engaged on the synthesis and characterization of catalysts to be applied in catalytic reactions for water treatment.

Universidade do Porto – The University of Texas at Austin

Grant duration: 6 months