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Noemí Elisabet
Current position: 
Full Professor at Faculty of Engineering and Emeritous Professor / Superior Researcher
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Current residence: 
University of La Plata / CONICET
Zaritzky has received the degree of Chemical Engineer, Faculty of Engineering, University of La Plata, (UNLP) Argentina in 1971 and PhD degree in Chemical Sciences from the Faculty of Exact and Natural Sciences (University of Buenos Aires, Argentina), in 1984. She has carried out an extensive original work of scientific research and technological development in Food and Environmental Engineering, and is internationally considered among the core of recognized specialists, reaching the highest research category in Argentina (Superior Researcher of the Scientific and Technological National Research Council, CONICET). Full Professor of Transport Phenomena- Chemical Engineering Department - UNLP, she also specialized in Food Preservation. Professor Emeritus since 2016, Zaritzky has focused her research interests in the application of Chemical Engineering principles to the design and optimization of food processing and preservation, and waste-water treatments. Author of 247 publications in international peer-reviewed journals and 50 book chapters, she has also 6 approved patents. She participated in more than 70 technical works contributing to technology transfer.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
6 - Clean water and sanitation
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
12 - Responsible consumption and production
Food engineering, Mathematical modelling, Heat and Mass transfer, Rheology and Viscoleasticity, Waste-water treatments, Biopolymers, Biodegradable films
Place of Birth: 
La Plata (Buenos Aires)
Country of birth: 
06-Engineering Sciences
TWAS Awards: 
TWAS Prize in Engineering Sciences (2019)
Last updated on 16/11/2021