M. Sc. Jeffrey Paulo Perez

Function and Responsibilities:

Marie Curie PhD Fellow

Research Interests:

  • Interaction of minerals with toxic metals in groundwater
  • Kinetics and mechanism of mineral formation and transfomation
  • Engineered nanomaterials for metal sequestration

Career:

2012 - 2014: Instructor, Department of Engineering Science, College of Engineering and Agro- Industrial Technology, University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines

Education:

2014 - 2016: MSc Environmental Sanitation (Summa cum laude), Ghent University, Belgium
         Thesis: "Iron oxide nanoparticles in Covalent Organic Frameworks: New hybrid adsorbents for metal sequestration",
         Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Gijs Du Laing, Prof. Dr. Pascal Van Der Voort

2007 - 2012: BSc Chemical Engineering (Cum laude), University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines
         Thesis: "Parametric and optimization studies on the two-stage acid hydrolysis of cogon grass (Imperata cylindrica)
          for xylose production", Supervisor: Butch G. Bataller, MSc.

Projects:

2016 - 2020: European Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska Curie Initial Training Network (ITN):

Awards:

2016: 2nd Place, Water Technology Thesis Award, Flemish Water Technology Network (TNAV)

2016: ArcelorMittal Indaver Environmental Science and Technology Thesis Award, Ghent University

2014: VLIR-UOS (Flemish) International Master's Programme Scholarship, Ghent University

2012: University President's Medal of Excellence, University of the Philippines Los Baños

2012: Medal of Academic Excellence in Engineering, University of the Philippines Los Baños

2012: Medal of Academic Excellence in Science, University of the Philippines Los Baños

2012: Most Outstanding Student Leader in Engineering, University of the Philippines Los Baños

2011: 3rd Place (Team Captain), Philippine National Chemical Engineering Quiz

2007: Science and Technology Scholarship, University of the Philippines Los Baños
Jeffrey Paulo Perez
M. Sc. Jeffrey Paulo Perez
PhD Student
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