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maria margarida mateus

  • PhD
  • Researcher
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Recent publications

  • One-Component Spray Polyurethane Foam from Liquefied Pinewood Polyols: Pursuing Eco-Friendly Materials

    • Galhano dos Santos R
    • Acero N
    • Matos S
    • et al.
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  • Natural polymeric water-based adhesive from cork liquefaction

    • Dos Santos R
    • Carvalho R
    • Silva E
    • et al.
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Professional experience



September 2016 - Present

Assistant Professor

Atlantic University Higher School of Health

October 2015 - Present


Ph.D. in Chemistry, a specialty of Chemical Physics, and post-doc in Chemical Engineering. Is currently Assistant Professor at Atlantica University and Principal Research in a private project in SECIL company. In this project, the objective is an implementation of a biorefinery to upgrade a bio-fuel from a new liquefaction process with the purpose to obtain a fuel with a high calorific value and bio-based building blocks. In the past has participated in projects with the private sector (Secil, CorkSupply, The Navigator Company, Galp) in product developer and process and project analysis and consulting. Owns two national and two international patents, several communications and publications in International peer-reviewed journals and two book chapters. Her primary research interests concern bio-fuels, biorefinery, depolymerization of lignocellulosic biomass, circular economy, R&D product developer, project and process engineering and implementation.

Co-authors (44)

  • Ana Paula Soares Dias
  • João Oliveira
  • Helena Mota
  • silvia estacio
  • Filipe Agapito
  • Hugo Martiniano