Research topic: Advanced characterisation and novel applications of Levoglucosenone
Ruth completed her Bachelor’s degree in 2012 in Chemical Engineering at the Western Institute of Technology and Higher Education in Mexico. In 2018, she received her Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Melbourne as a first-class student. Currently, Ruth carries her PhD under the supervision of Prof. Gil Garnier, Prof. Antonio Patti and Dr. Vanessa Wong. Her research on novel applications of cellulose derivatives is part of the ARC research hub for Processing Lignocellulosics into High Value products (PALS).