Dr. Héctor Hernando
Héctor Hernando is currently a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Thermochemical Processes Unit of IMDEA Energy.
Ph.D. received from Rey Juan Carlos University of Madrid (2019), with a mention “cum laude” and “International Doctor”. His doctoral thesis, entitled “Catalytic fast-pyrolysis of lignocellulosic residues for advanced biofuels production: development of multifunctional catalysts, optimization and bench-scale demonstration” was developed in both IMDEA Energy Institute and the Rey Juan Carlos University itself. His thesis was located within the framework of the European Project CASCATBEL (FP7 / 2007-2013) under the supervision of Dr. Javier Fermoso and Prof. David Serrano, having completed a research stay at Utrecht University in 2017. In addition, he has been a Visiting Professor at the Rey Juan Carlos University from 2018-2020.