Nelson Pérez Guerra
Nelson Pérez Guerra was born on September 30, 1996 in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. He graduated as a Chemical Engineer from the ISPJAE-University of Havana (Cuba) in 1989. He started working as a Production Engineer at the Empresa de la Harina (Guantánamo) from 1989 to 1990 and then at the Empresa de Conservas Vegatales (Santiago de Cuba) in Cuba. From 1991 to 1996, he worked as an Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Process Engineering I and II at the University of Oriente (Santiago de Cuba). In 1996, he was awarded a scholarship by the Instituto de Cooperación Iberoamericana (Spain) to study for a PhD degree in Vigo University in Spain. He graduated as a Doctor of Food and Technology Science on 1st October 1999. From 1999 to date, he works as a Full Professor of Biochemistry at Vigo University. Publications: 13 chapters in different International Books and more than 40 papers in peer-reviewed journals in the epigraphs “Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology”, “Food Science and Technology”, “Engineering, Chemical Agriculture” and “Dairy and Animal Science” and 23 proceedings in National and International Congresses. He has acted as a scientific reviewer for 13 International Journals. Nelson Pérez Guerra is an Associated Professor at the University of Vigo, Spain. He has published 13 book chapters in different International Books, more than 40 papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals, and 23 proceedings in National and International Congresses. He acted as scientific reviewer for National and International research projects. In addition, he serves as scientific reviewer for at least 13 international scientific journals and as scientific editor in one International Book. He has supervised two Doctoral theses, two graduate theses and 16 thesis projects. He has participated in more than 25 research projects and he was the principal investigator in 5 of them.
Biography Updated on 16 May 2013