Areas of expertise include: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR), UV-Vis, FT-IR, Raman and MALDI-TOF. Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS), Liquid chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS), High Performance Liquid chromatography (HPLC). Chemical synthesis. Computational chemistry. Scientific technical writing.
August 2015 --- February 2016
Erasmus Mundus postdoctoral researcher
September 2014 --- May 2015
Use of ligand detected NMR techniques such as Saturation Transfer Difference spectroscopy (STD) to detect binding taking place between peptidoglycan derivatives and various innate immune receptors in the solution state.
April 2008 --- March 2014
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) - Mass spectrometry - HPLC - LC-MS - Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry - MALDI-TOF - Computational chemistry - Chemical synthesis
Erasmus Mundus scholar
August 2013 --- February 2014
Analysis and isolation of secondary metabolites from Lepidium meyenii Walpers. Structural identification using 1D and 2D NMR spectroscopy.
Organic Chemistry Teacher Assistant
June 2009 --- May 2012
Maintain course attendance and grade records in accordance with the Department of Chemistry guidelines.Attend all scheduled course staff meetings and grading sessions and proctor scheduled exams. Clearlyand fully understand the material to be covered in the lab session, how to handle it in the laboratory and how it is related to the lectures. Come prepared for each laboratory session. Grade quizzes, laboratory reports and problem assignments.Grade accurately and fairly following guidelines provided by my supervising faculty member. Be available to students during laboratory periods and be prepared to help students with questions.
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AssertivenessCommunicativeIndependenceProblem solvingReaction to stressResiliencyAnalytical thinkingSociabilityAttention to detail
ChromatographyLiquid Chromatography-UV (LC-UV)Liquid chromatographyHPLC
Liquid chromatographyLiquid Chromatography-UV (LC-UV)CalibrationAnalytical Method Validation
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skills Create SOPs Report data Write papersAdjust processes and methodsEvaluate impurity synthesisEvaluate impurity identificationEvaluate physico-chemical dataFollow up training programsInterpret analytical resultsManage laboratory proceduresManuscript preparation and reviewOperate research equipmentOral presentationProvide support for scientific and/or technical projectsQuality control processR&DReview quality control activitiesSetup of research equipmentStatistical analysisTeach university studentsUse laboratory techniquesWork cross-functionallyAnalyze samples
Ph.D. in Chemistry in from Universidad Nacional de Tucumán in 2014
Bachelor in Biotechnology in from Universidad Nacional de Tucumán in 2008
Training and Certification
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance - NMR in 2015 Training
Expert has 5 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)