João G. Crespo - Professor of Chemical Engineering at the School of Science and Technology – NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal. Director of the Laboratory of Membrane Processes at iBET. Coordinator of the research centre LAQV at NOVA University of Lisbon (Sustainable Chemistry; the largest research centre in Portugal). Former Vice-Rector for Research and Innovation and former Coordinator of NOVA Doctoral School. Former Vice-President of Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (Portuguese National Science Foundation). Member of the Portuguese Academy of Engineering. Honorary member of the European Membrane Society. Member of the editorial board of “Journal of Membrane Science”, “Journal of Biotechnology”, “Desalination and Water Treatment” and “Membranes”. Editor of 2 books, 23 book chapters and 310 publications referred in Scopus. Founder of the spin-off company “Zeyton Nutraceuticals”.
Research Keywords: Membrane materials and processes; Bioseparations; Water treatment and valorisation of bioresources; Process Monitoring