PhD. Mª Ángeles Sanromán Braga

Department Chemical Engineering, Professor,

Professor of Chemical Engineering Department and main researcher of Bioengineering and Sustainable Processes Group at the University of Vigo. Her research career has focused on the area of Biotechnology Process Engineering and Environmental Technology, and she is currently developing the following research lines:

  • Soil Remediation: physical-chemical, electrical and biological treatments
  • Advanced Oxidation Processes
  • Microbial Fuel Cell
  • Revalorization of Wastes
  • Enzyme Technology
  • Green Chemistry: Ionic Liquids

She is the author of 15 book chapters and more than 200 articles that have been published in prestigious international journals and placed in a first or second quartile of Journal Citation Reports indexed journal, with an H index of 34. Author of more than 300 communications to national and international conferences, she has participated in more than 50 research and innovation projects at national and international calls and various contracts and actions in relation to the transference of technology to business administration and companies. In addition, she has supervised 14 PhD Theses and more than 30 Master's Theses.

In this context, her activity as a researcher is remarkable, being responsible for more than 30 projects, director of the Research Results Transfer Office of the University of Vigo (1994-1998) and a member of ANEP in the area of Chemical Technology (2007- 2011). She also acts as a regular evaluator of research projects in competitive calls for various national and international programs, such as the 7th Framework Program or the International Agencies of Portugal, Chile, Argentina, Cyprus and Romania. She has also collaborated as a member of the editorial board of several journals, including Bioresource Technology as Associate Editor, and has participated in various international scientific conferences and organizing committees.


  • Department of Chemical Engineering. Isaac Newton Building, Office 21. Lagoas-Marcosende Campus. 36310 Vigo (Spain)

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