David L. Sales
David L. Sales received the M.S. degree in chemical engineering from the University of Cádiz, Cádiz, Spain, also benefiting for a formative year of study at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Manchester, UK. After a short period of time working as a process engineer in Repsol, a petrochemical company, he earned a grant from the Spanish Science and Education Ministry to start the doctoral thesis. In 2008, he completed his Ph.D. degree in materials science under the supervision of Sergio I. Molina and Rafael Garcia, Full Professors at the University of Cádiz. He visited EMAT Group at Techniche Universität, Antwerp, Belgium, for a month, STEM Group at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA, for six months, and the HREM Group at the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, for the same period. He is currently Aggregate Professor at the University of Cádiz, where he teaches materials science and metallurgical engineering in several engineering degrees. His recent research has concentrated on electron nanoscopy of semiconducting materials and synthesis and characterization of graphene nanocomposites.
Biography Updated on 29 October 2013