Elisabete da Costa
Industrial Chemist | Advisor at Bluebio Alliance
Expertise | Bioresources, aquaculture, R&D, biotechnology, sustainability
Elisabete da Costa has graduated in Industrial Chemistry from the University of Coimbra, received her Ph.D. in Sustainable Chemistry entitled “”High added-value products from macroalgae: lipids as bioactive compounds”” at the University of Aveiro and ALGAPlus company. Following the industrial career at Grupo PortucelSoporcel and RAIZ, she started her scientific career, in 2010 at the University of Aveiro (CICECO/QOPNA/Centre of Mass Spectrometry). Recently, she pursued Post-Doctoral Research Fellows within the project AQUAMINN and the European framework GENIALG – Genetic diversity exploitation for innovative macro-alga biorefinery (ANR-15-MRSE-0015) funded by European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme. The most current interests include Marine biotechnology, knowledge transfer, communication.