Dr. Alba Centeno Perez
Dr Alba Centeno Perez is Graduated in Chemistry by the University of Oviedo. She carried out her doctoral studies in the Instituto Nacional del Carbon (INCAR-CSIC) in the field of Carbon based materials and received her PhD degree in 2010. During her PhD, she did two pre-doctoral stays in the Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute for Energy Research, Department of Microstructure and Properties of Materials (Germany). As a result of the scientific impact of her thesis she received an award by the University of Oviedo for the best PhD Thesis defended in the field of Materials Science in the years 2010-2011. She joined GRAPHENEA in 2010 as Research Scientist and is author and co-author of more than 50 publications, including one Nature, one Science and 3 patents. Her research interest includes carbon-based materials, fabrication and characterization, with special emphasis on Graphene. She did several short stays in Centers such as the Microsystems Technology Laboratories of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Institute Heterogeneous Materials Systems of Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie and ST Microelectronics in order to extend her expertise in Graphene field and promote graphene into industrial applications.