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Scott David Kimmins

Estudios
  • Químico (Programa de Pregrado y Magíster), Departamento de Química, Universidad de Durham (Durham, Reino Unido), 2007
  • Doctor (Ph. D.) en Química, Universidad de Durham (Durham, Reino Unido), 2012

Tel: (56) (32) 237 2852

E-mail: scott.kimmins@pucv.cl

Área de Actividad Académica

Química Orgánica

Laboratorio de Investigación 

Química Orgánica

Área de Investigación

 - Química de Polímeros
 - Biomateriales y polipéptidos sintéticos para aplicaciones de ingeniería de tejidos

Scott Kimmins does research in areas of polymer chemistry, biotechnology and biomaterials. Scott has synthesized and functionalized various polymeric materials includng emulsion-templated porous polymers, nanofibers and hydrogels for applications such as biocatalysis, bioseparation and tissue engineering.His most recent publication is 'Crosslinking of Electrospun Fibres from Unsaturated Polyesters by Bis-Triazolinediones (TAD)' in Polymers.

Cooperación Internacional

 Prof. Andreas Heise, Department of Chemistry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Irlanda
  Prof. Sarah Heilshorn, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, EE.UU.
  Dr. Saltuk Hanay, Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Sabancı University, Turquía
  Dr. Robert Murphy, Department of Chemistry, UC Santa Barbara, EE.UU.
  Dr. Óscar Romero, Escuela de Ingeniería, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, España. 
  Prof. Neil Cameron, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Monash University, Australia.
 
FONDECYT Iniciación 2019-2023 "Antimicrobial Electrospun Synthetic Polypeptides from N-Carboxyanhydrides for Biomedical Applications". Investigador Responsable.