Orlando Rojas


Research Interests

Nanopolysaccharides (based on cellulose, chitin, starches and others)
Bacterial nanocelluloses
Cellulose derivatives
Lignins, colloidal lignins, nanolignins and their uses
Renewable biopolymers (hemicelluloses, proteins, chitin and chitosan, alginates and others)
Multiphase systems (emulsions, foams, dispersed systems), gels, aerogels
Films, filaments and hybrid materials
Bioactive systems
Fiber processing
Pulp and paper

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