Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research (IDÆA), The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Barcelona, Spain

Talk Title: Chemometrics: a powerful tool for the investigation of high throughput analytical data

Chemistry Graduation at the University of Barcelona, 1977PhD in Analytical Chemistry at the University of Barcelona, 1984
Assistant Professor, University of Barcelona until 1987
Associate Professor, University of Barcleona 1987-2002
Research Professor CSIC 2003- present

Chief Editor of Journal of Chemometrics and International Laboratory Systems. Chief Editor of the MAJOR REFERENCE WORK: COMPREHENSIVE CHEMOMETRICS, Chemical and Biochemical Data Analysis (Elsevier). 2012 ERC Advanced Grant award. 2009 Award for Achievements in Chemometrics, Eastern Analytical Symposium. 2009 Kowalski Prize from the journal J.of Chemometrics, Wiley. President of the Catalan Chemistry Society, 2008-2013. He has published 386 papers in ISI journals (WoS gives more than 12.760 cites and h-index 53, 15/2/2018). Main research interests in Chemometrics, in the statistical analysis of multiway and muliset data, especially in the development of multivariate curve resolution methods, and their applications to Environmental Chemistry, Omic Sciences, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry (hyphenated chromatography, spectroscopy, imaging, mass spectrometry, sensor development), and Solution Chemistry (Equilibria and Kinetics).