Yolanda Fernandez-Diez

Post-Doctoral Researcher of Chemical Engineering, Heriot-Watt University

Dr. Yolanda Fernández Díez graduated with a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Oviedo in 2010.

Her research lies in the realms of environment-friendly processes to produce valuable compounds, such as fuels or chemicals, and in the synthesis of novel materials for different technological applications.

In 2012, she moved to Heriot-Watt University where she is currently working on all aspects affecting the global efficiency of CO2 photo-reduction using titania-based catalysts.

Publications

  • 2012
    On the impact of Cu dispersion on CO2 photoreduction over Cu/TiO2, Catalysis Communication