Carmela AprileCarmela APrile

Professor

Tel: +32 (0)81 72 45 14

 

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  • Carmela Aprile obtained her Master in Chemistry in 2000 and her PhD in Chemistry (2004) at the Universita degli Studi di Parlermo (Italy). During her PhD she did two internships at the University of Cardiff (UK ) and the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (Spain) respectively. She then moved at Universidad Politécnica de Valencia (Spain) where she worked first as post-doc (2004-2005) and then as research assistant (2006-2009) before joining as Associated Academic Staff the Centre for Surface Chemistry and Catalysis (COK) at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (2009-2010) in Belgium. In October 2010, she moved at University of Namur (UNamur) as Assistant Professor and from 2014 as Associated Professor in Materials Chemistry. At the UNamur she is leading the group of Applied Materials Chemistry (CMA). Her research area convers different fields including mesoporous materials, metal and metal oxides nanoparticles, organic-inorganic hybrid solids, characterization (in particular solid state nuclear magnetic resonance) and heterogeneous catalysis with a particular attention to sustainable chemistry.