Current photo: 
Photo credit: 
Priamo Melo

Public contact information

Address: 
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - UFRJ – Chemical Engineering Program – COPPE – POBOX 68502 – 21941-972 - Rio de Janeiro – RJ – Brazil

Fellow
de Carvalho Dezotti
Márcia Walquíria
Current position: 
Professor
Current nationality: 
Brazil
Current residence: 
Brazil
Affiliation/Institution: 
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Biodata: 
Dezotti (DSc, 1992, University of Campinas, Brazil) is Professor at COPPE, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. She received more than 30 awards, among which the COPPE Giulio Massarani Award - Academic Merit by COPPE/UFRJ (2010), in recognition of her scientific production of the highest level. She was awarded four times as Scientist of Our State from the Amparo Research Foundation of State of Rio de Janeiro (FAPERJ), Brazil. For the consolidation of the national research in Advanced Oxidation Processes (POAs), she received a tribute of the VIII Meeting on Oxidative Processes and II Iberoamerican Conference on POA (2015). She coordinated numerous projects with industries. She has published three books that are adopted as a reference in Brazilian universities. She has published in the best international journals, had outstanding performance in the training of MSc and DSc students and is one of the most cited researchers in Brazil, in the area of chemical engineering. Additionally, she is Founding Member of the COPPE Women Support Group. She was elected Full Member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences in 2020 in recognition of her scientific production and its impact in Brazil.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
6 - Clean water and sanitation
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
12 - Responsible consumption and production
Keywords: 
Water, Water treatment, Efluent treatment, Micropollutants, AOPs, Advanced Biological Treatment, Estrogenic activity
Elected
2022
Place of Birth: 
Araras (SP)
Country of birth: 
Brazil

Date of birth

4
August
1963
Section:
06-Engineering Sciences
Last updated on 06/07/2022