|Cintas Moreno, Pedro||
Joined Aug 26 2010
Pedro Cintas (Moreno is my mother's name, which is usually added in most names of Spaniards and Latin Americans) teaches general chemistry and organic chemistry since 1990 at the University of Extremadura, Badajoz campus, Spain. He earned a Ph.D degree in carbohydrate chemistry (1987, mentors: Juan C. Palacios and M. Avalos); post-doctoral activities: University of Geneva (Switzerland) on asymmetric synthesis of N-alkylated amino acids (1989-1990; mentor: Wolfgang Oppolzer).
Research interests: carbohydrates as chiral scaffolds; green activation technologies focused on ultrasound and microwaves; computational chemistry; asymmetric methodologies.