Dr. Eng. Alexandre Paiva

LAQV@REQUIMTE – Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia /NOVA

Alexandre Paiva obtained a degree in Chemical Engineering from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa in Portugal in 2001 and a PhD in Chemical Engineering – thermodynamics and Biocatalysis from the Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg in Germany in 2008.
Since 2008 he is a researcher at LAQV@REQUIMTE – Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia /NOVA.
Alexandre Paiva has 45 papers in international scientific peer-reviewed journals and his main areas of expertise are sub-, supercritical fluids, biocatalysis, deep eutectic solvents and the application of these solvents in the valorization of agro-industrial by-products. Alexandre is the co-founder of Des Solutio and Chief Execute Officer of the company which offers integrated consulting services that contribute to the development of value-added products in the field of deep eutectic solvents.