ALFREDO DE LA ESCOSURA MUÑIZ
Alfredo de la Escosura-Muñiz holds a PhD in Chemistry (2006) from the University of Oviedo (Spain). His post-doctoral period (2007-2010) was granted by a Juan de la Cierva Research Fellowship at the Institute of Nanoscience of Aragon (Spain) in collaboration with the Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology (Spain), including a stay at the Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden). He joined then Prof. Merkoçi's group at the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2, Spain) as Senior Researcher (2011 to 2017) followed by a stay at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (Spain) (2017-2018).
As of June 2018 he holds a Ramon y Cajal Research Fellowship in the Nanobioanalysis Group, Department of Physical and Analytical Chemistry, University of Oviedo (Spain), where he is also a Lecturer in Chemistry.
Dr. De la Escosura-Muñiz has broad experience in biosensing systems based on nanoparticles and nanochannels for point-of-care diagnostic applications. He has been involved in +20 national and international projects and is coauthor of over 70 scientific publications (+2000 citations; h-index: 28, according to Isi Web of Science -May 2020-) and 4 patents. He has also supervised 4 PhD and 13 master/end degree works, and presented communications in +80 congresses, oramong other merits.
Researcher ID: M-2221-2014
Scopus ID: 6505947368
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-9600-0253
Areas of Interest:
Biosensors; Electrochemistry; Biomedicine; Diagnostics; Biomarkers; Nanoscience; Nanotechnology; Nanomaterials