Rodrigo Sebastian Iglesias

Schools: School of Technology
Graduate Programs: Material Engineering and Technology Graduate Program


Graduated in Chemistry at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (1997), Master's degree in Theoretical Chemistry at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (2000) and Doctorate in Organic Chemistry at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (2006). Has experience in Chemistry, focusing on Theorical Chemistry and Physical-Organic Chemistry, acting on the following subjects: quantum chemistry calculations of molecular electronic properties, synthesis of tetrapyrrolic macrocycles (subphthalocyanines and derivatives) and their applications as molecular materials, new materials with ESIPT properties. Currently working as Assistant Professor at the Engineering Faculty at PUCRS, researching on geochemical modeling and petrophysics at the Institute of Petroleum and Natural Resources at PUCRS.

Areas of interest



Concentration Areas and Lines Research

Engineering and Materials Technology

- Materials and processes to mitigate and control environmental impacts

Materials and Related Processes

- Materials and processes for control and mitigation of environmental impacts

Research Structures

Research Group

- Hidratos de Gás

Research Group

- Research Group on Experimental and Numerical Modeling of Geochemical Processes

Research Laboratories

- Geochemical Modeling Laboratory