Juan Manuel de Andres Almeida

Juan Manuel de Andrés Almeida has a B.Sc. in Forestry Engineering and a M.Sc. in Environmental Engineering from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM). He is Lecturer of the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering of the UPM. He teaches subjects related to Environmental Engineering, Atmospheric Pollution and Environmental Modeling in different degrees and masters at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Industriales of Madrid, where he defended his Thesis in 2010. Advisor of 28 final year projects, Master’s thesis and final degree projects.

Researcher of the research group named Tecnologías Ambientales y Recursos Industriales (UPM), focused on air quality modeling, waste management and Life Cicle Assessement, and waste water treatment.

He has participated in 9 competitive R+D+i projects with public funding and more than 25 contracts with the administration and private companies. These works have been disseminated in 22 papers published in indexed international scientific journals, 2 publications or monographs and more than 15 communications in international conferences and workshops.

Member of scientific committees of International Congresses related to Environmental and Chemical Engineering.

Since 2018, he is involved in the LOOP-Ports 2019: Circular economy Network of Ports proyect, funded by the European Institute of Innovation Technology (EIT, European Comission). In addition, he is engaged in one of the 15 projects of the Deep Demonstration of Healthy and Clean Cities Program (EIT Climate-KIC).