Nelson P. 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 Ph.D. degree in Vigo University in Spain. He graduated as a Doctor of Food and Technology Science on October 1, 1999. From 1999 to date, he works as a Full Professor of Biochemistry 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 18 August 2013