Esmeralda Morillo

Esmeralda Morillo is Senior Researcher at the Institute of Natural Resources and Agrobiology (IRNAS-CSIC), where is Head of the department “Agrochemistry, Environmental Microbiology and Soil Conservation”. Her research field is mainly focused on the development of techniques for soil remediation based on the use of environmentally friendly biodegradable chemicals, such as cyclodextrins, that increase the bioavailability of organic contaminants and facilitate their biodegradation. She has 113 articles published in top SCI journals and h-index of 30. She is involved in formation activities for Master and PhD students, as well as in the transfer of knowledge to potential industrial partners.

I7.- “Soil bioremediation by cyclodextrins”