Francisco Belzagui Elder

Chemical engineer. M.Sc. in Environmental Engineering at the Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya (UPC). M.Sc. in Renewable Energies and Energy Sustainability at the Universitat de Barcelona (UB). He is currently a Ph.D. investigator in Environmental Engineering at the INTEXTER-UPC, working towards solutions for the microplastic contamination; specifically, in the textile microfibers. This project is being co-funded between the AGAUR and INDITEX. He has presented several congresses and has 3 publications in first quartile JCR indexed journals. He is also working on developing a sustainable water treatment technology for lakes and ponds by using renewable energies.