Johann F. Osma

Universidad de Los AndesColombia

Johann F. Osma is Doctor in Chemical, Environmental and Process Engineering, has a Master in Chemical and Environmental Engineering, a Master in Electronic and Computer Engineering and is an Electronic Engineer. He is currently the General Secretary of the Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Network of Colombia (Red NanoColombia) and Associate Professor at los Andes University. He specialized in the development of commissioned works for industry, among which, the development of bionanomaterials and bionanocomposites for the footwear, textile, plastics, petroleum and food industry; and the development of microsystems, and biosensors for the treatment and measurement of wastewaters, pathogens and pollutants. He has a significant number of indexed publications, mainly in the areas of bionanotechnology, +10 invention patents in recent years, numerous software and design records. He has participated or helped create more than 15 companies in his life, belonging to 2 at this time, one dedicated to the generation of biotechnological products for agriculture and another dedicated to the thermal energy.

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