Adriana S. Franca0000-0003-0967-8451
Adriana S. Francaa was born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. She obtained her B.S. (chemical engineering) and M.S. (mechanical engineering) degrees from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil, in 1988 and 1991, respectively, and her Ph.D. degree from Purdue University, Ind, USA, in 1995. Her current research interests include alternative uses for agricultural and food production solid residues, biofuels, adsorption, coffee chemistry, and modeling of heat and mass transfer. She has published over 60 scientific articles and several book chapters and is working currently as an Associate Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Biography Updated on 3 May 2012