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Rolz-Asturias
Carlos E.
Current position: 
Director, Biochemical Engineering Center
Current nationality: 
Guatemala
Current residence: 
Guatemala
Affiliation/Institution: 
Universidad del Valle de Guatemala
Biodata: 
Rolz-Asturias was educated at the U. de San Carlos, Guatemala and UC Berkeley. He is Director, Biochemical Engineering Center, Research Inst., U. del Valle de Guatemala. His previous positions include: Research scientist, Central American Research Inst. for Industry (ICAITI) (1965-69); head, Applied Research Division (1969-89); coordinator and prof., Center for Science and Technology Studies (CECT), ICAITI (1989-94); head and principal scientist, Science and Technology Unit (UCT), ICAITI (1994-96); vice president, Guatemalan Acad. of Sciences (1993-96); Dean, Research Inst., U. del Valle de Guatemala (1997-2000, 2004-09); and lecturer at San Carlos University (1965-80), Rafael Landivar U. (1985-90) and Del Valle University (1985-90). He has been awarded the Guatemala Science and Technology Medal in 2000. He is fellow, Guatemalan Acad. of Sciences and the Latin American Acad. of Sciences.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
4 - Quality education
6 - Clean water and sanitation
7 - Affordable and clean energy
8 - Decent work and economic growth
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
12 - Responsible consumption and production
13 - Climate action
Keywords: 
Modelling; simulation and optimization of biological reactions and processes.
Past nationality: 
Guatemala
Elected
1992
Place of Birth: 
Guatemala City
Country of birth: 
Guatemala

Date of birth

4
February
1940
Section:
06-Engineering Sciences
Last updated on 10/05/2018