Mr. Patricio Paredes

PhD student at the Institute of Forestry and Engineering (EMÜ)

Nationality: Ecuadorian

Estonian University of Life Sciences

Institute of Forestry and Engineering, Chair of Energy Application Engineering
Fr.R.Kreutzwaldi 56, Tartu 51014, ESTONIA

patricio.paredes@emu.ee

ORCID: 0000-0001-6783-2264

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. studies in Engineering Sciences at Institute of Forestry and Engineering, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Tartu (10.2021-….) 
  • BS-MS dual degree studies in Nanotechnology Engineer at Yachay Tech University, Imbabura, Ecuador (06. 2015 – 05.2021) 

Present fields of research

  • Nanomaterials applied to Optoelectronics and photovoltaic applications
  • Hydrothermal and precipitation methods based synthesis of nanoparticles (copper nitride)
  • Morphology, optoelectronic and I-V characterization of as synthesized nanoparticles
  • Photocalysis and electrochemistry

Present projects

Honors and awards

  • 2018, International Travel Award given by Internal Grants Projects at Yachay Tech University, to participate in the summer research program at the University of Montpellier from 05. 2018 to 08. 2018, Montpellier, France.
  • 2018, First place in the Projects, Waves, Electricity and Magnetism Contest at Yachay Tech University Ecuador.
  • 2017, Best Poster award at Interuniversity Physical / Chemistry Journeys Ecuador – 2021 (IPCJ), Catholic University of Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador.

Publications:

1. Publication in the group:

2. Former publications

  • Adsorption of Glyphosate in water by Fe3O4@TiONanocomposite. E. Paredes, S. Breseño. (Institucional Repository of Yachay Tech University), 2021 [REF].