Carolina S. Martins
  PhD Student  
  department: Department of Chemistry  
  supervisor: Idalina José Monteiro Gonçalves  
  co-supervisor: Ana Margarida Madeira Viegas de Barros Timmons  
  group: 4 - biorefineries, biobased materials and recycling
short CV

Carolina has completed her MSc in Chemical Engineering in 2018, at the University of Aveiro (Portugal) and is nowadays doing a PhD in Chemical Engineering, also at the University of Aveiro (Portugal), while working as a research fellow of the PLASTICOLIGHT project. Her main scientific research focus is the development of thermoplastics with increased biodegradability compatible with extrusion processes through the use of agrifood byproducts as renewable and biobased feedstocks.