Alex de Souza

CURRICULUM VITAE

Alex Queiroz de Souza has a MSc in Chemistry by the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (2016). He is involved with researches on supercritical fluid extraction and characterization of essential oils from Brazilian Plants, to prospect new materials for the cosmetic industry. Since 2017, he is a Researcher at SENAI Innovation Institute on Green Chemistry, responsible for developing innovative projects focusing on the promotion of sustainability into the Chemical Industry, specifically involving optimization of advanced pressurized processes and supercritical CO 2 extraction of high added-value raw materials from natural sources.