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Melissa Agustin

  • PL 66 (Agnes Sjöbergin katu 2)

    00014

    Finland

20082020

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Personal profile

Education information

  • Doctoral Degree in Agricultural Science; Kyoto University, ; “Thermal stabilization of nanocellulose by chemical modification” 23.03.2017
  • MSc Applied Chemistry; Maejo University, Thailand; “Utilization of palm oil mill wastes in the production of natural rubber antioxidant”; 23.07.2008 
  • MSc Marince Science; University of the Philippines, Diliman; Finished 24 units of course and experimental work
  • BSc Chemistry; Central Luzon State University, Philippines, 08.04.1999

Description of research and teaching

  • Currently working on the emulsion-templated synthesis of lignocellulose aerogels for water treatment
  • Teaching assistant in the lab course of advanced food packaging materials

Research interests

  • Valorization of lignocellulosic materials, particularly nanocellulose and lignin nanoparticles, for advanced application
  • Preparation and characterization of nanocelluloses, lignin nanoparticles, and bio-based composites
  • Enzyme-assisted modification of lignocelluloses

Education/Academic qualification

Agricultural Science, Doctoral Degree, Kyoto University

Award Date: 23 Mar 2017

Applied Chemistry, MSc, Maejo University

Award Date: 23 Jul 2008

Chemistry, BSc, Central Luzon State University

Award Date: 8 Apr 1999

Fields of Science

  • 416 Food Science

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.
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