Sebastião Silva

Federal University of Pará

Dr. Sebastião Gomes Silva holds a Master’s degree in Organic Chemistry from the Federal University of Pará and PhD in Organic Chemistry, also from the Federal University of Pará, Brazil. He is currently a Class II professor of the state education network of the Pará state, Brazil, and External Collaborating Professor of the Rural Education Course at the Abaetetuba Campus-UFPA. He works in the Chemistry area, with emphasis on Chemistry of Natural Products, mainly in the following themes: extraction of essential oils with supercritical fluids, hydrodistillation, simultaneous distillation and extraction, analysis by gas chromatography/mass spectrometer, and search for of essential oil applications in industries.