Alex Pérez-de-Luque

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CAREER AND EDUCATION:

  • Marie Curie Fellow (2013-2015), Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK.
  • Permanent Researcher (2009-present), Department of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, IFAPA, Spain.
  • Contract Researcher (“Ramón y Cajal” programme) (2008-09), Department of Genetic Plant Breeding, Instituto de Agricultura Sostenible-CSIC, Spain.
  • Contract Researcher (“Juan de la Cierva” programme) (2006-07), Department of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, IFAPA, Spain.
  • Post-doc (2005), Department of Plant Development and Nuclear Arquitecture, Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas-CSIC, Spain.
  • Post-doc (2004-06), Department of Genetic Plant Breeding, Instituto de Agricultura Sostenible-CSIC, Spain.
  • Visiting PhD student (2001), Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK.
  • Visiting PhD student (2000), Newe Ya’ar Research Center, Ramat-Yishay, Israel.
  • PhD in Agronomical Engineering (1999-2002), Department of Genetic, University of Córdoba, Spain.
  • MSc in Agronomical Engineering (1998), University of Córdoba, Spain.

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KEY RESEARCH INTERESTS:

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COLLABORATORS:

  • Dr. Susanta Banik, Department of Plant Pathology, Nagaland University, India
  • Dr. Duncan D. Cameron, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
  • Dr. Leonardo Fernandes Fraceto, Departamento de Engenharia Ambiental, Univeridad Estadual Paulista, Sorocaba, Brazil
  • Dr. Pablo González-Melendi, Department of Microscopy, Centre for Plant Biotechnology and Genomics, Madrid, Spain
  • Dr. Abel González Oliva, Biomolecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica (ITQB), Oeiras, Portugal
  • Prof. Carmen Hermosín, Department of Agrochemistry and Soil Conservation, IRNASE-CSIC, Sevilla, Spain
  • Prof. M. Ricardo Ibarra, Department of Condensed Matter Physic, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
  • Prof. Jesús Jorrín, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain
  • Dr. Jesús M. de la Fuente, Aragon Institute of Nanoscience, Zaragoza, Spain
  • Dr. Clara Marquina, Department of Magnetic Materials, ICMA-CSIC, Zaragoza, Spain
  • Dr. Rafael Navarro, Department of Forest Engineering, University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain
  • Dr. Robert O. Ryan, Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA, USA
  • Dr. Elena Prats & Prof. Diego Rubiales, Department of Plant Breeding, IAS-CSIC, Córdoba, Spain
  • Prof. M. Carmen Risueño, Department of Development in Plants and Architecture of the Nucleus, CIB-CSIC, Madrid, Spain
  • Dr. Jurriaan Ton, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
  • Dr. Carlota Vaz Patto, Plant Cell Biotechnology Laboratory, Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica (ITQB), Oeiras, Portugal

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CURRENT PROJECTS:

  • MYCOCROP: Using mycorrhizal-induced resistance as a sustainable alternative to chemical pesticides in cereal agriculture (326788), Marie-Curie Action: “Intra-European fellowships for career development”(FP7-PEOPLE), 2013-2015. PI: Alejandro Pérez de Luque, Duncan D. Cameron
  • Nanoarcillas como correctores y protectores mediambientales: filtros para eliminar plaguicidas en aguas y portadores inteligentes de fungicidas sistémicos (AGR 07400) (Nanoclays as environmental amendments and protectors: filters for pesticide removal in water and smart carriers of systemic fungicides), Consejería de Innovación, Ciencia y Empresa (proyectos de excelencia), 2012-2015. PI: M. Carmen Hermosín Gaviño

See a list of previous finished projects here

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LINKS:

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PUBLICATIONS: 

see a list of my publications here

CONTACT:

Department of Animal and Plant Sciences
Alfred Denny Building
University of Sheffield
Western Bank
Sheffield S10 2TN
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 0114 2220074
Fax: +44 0114 2220002
E-mail: alex.perez[insert @ here]sheffield.ac.uk

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