Materials Engineer-Universidade Federal de São Carlos (1976), MSc Physics-IFSC-USP (1979), PhD Glass Tech-University of Sheffield, UK (1982). Polymers specialization-International School of Polymer Science, Ferrara, Itália, 1992. Visiting professor (Fullbright Fellow) University of Arizona (1987); University of Central Florida (2005), USA. Prof. Universidade Federal de São Carlos. &#10;&#10;E.D. Zanotto has received 53 science AWARDS: E.g., Comenda ONMEI 2018, Grã-Cruz medal 2018, Nanocell 2017, Admiral Álvaro Alberto 2014, Comenda Nacional Ordem Mérito Cientifico (Knight) 2006, TWAS Engineering Award 2010, and other prestigious awards. CNPq researcher 1A ...His WORK includes fundamental and applied research on crystallization kinetics and properties of glasses and glass-ceramics (GC), including rigorous tests, improvement or development of nucleation and growth models for glasses, effects of liquid phase separation on nucleation, surface crystallization kinetics, overall crystallization, glass stability, glass forming ability, molecular structure and nucleation mechanism, sintering with simultaneous crystallization, diffusion processes in glasses, as well as mechanical, rheological, thermal and bio properties of glasses and GC..The technological branch of Zanottos team include projects in partnership with 22 companies and consultancy to over 40 companies. He is interested in the development of glasses and GC with improved or new functionalities.&#10;&#10;.EDZ created the Vitreous Materials Lab (lamav.weebly.com) in 77. He has PUBLISHED over 300 original and review papers, 21 book chapters, 3 books, 5 book prefaces, 27 filled patents, and advised ~ 90 theses and post docs. 28 of his ex-students and post-docs became professors or glass researchers.. &#10;&#10;He ranks 7th in the list of patents granted in Brazil. Regarding crystallization of oxide glasses, he is the most prolific at SCOPUS with the keywords (crystal nucleation glass). Leadership index=91%. &#10;&#10;EDZ is an EDITOR of the Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, and Advisory Board Member of: Int. Mat. Reviews (Key reader), S-Nature App.Sciences, Int. J. Applied Glass Science, BioMed Glasses, Ceramics Mod. Tech, Materials Research, Bull. Soc Espanhola Ceramica y Vidrio, Iranian J.M.S&T, and Cerâmica...&#10;&#10;He is a member of both Brazilian & São Paulo State ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, National Academy of Engineering, The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS), World Academy of Ceramics, Fellow Fullbrigth, Soc. Glass Tech, American Cer. Soc., and Brazilian Cer. Soc.. Chaired 6 of the most important glass congresses, member of Scientific Advisory Board of more than 50 materials and glass congresses, delivered over 400 conference presentations, including ~160 INVITED talks and ~35 plenary talks.&#10;&#10;His AWARDS include the most important Brazilian prize (A^3), and 7 important glass research awards (Zachariasen Award, Gottardi Prize, Morey Award, Foster prize, Turner, Cooper, and Scholes Lecturer), Zanotto award created by MRS India &#10;&#10;FORMER consulting positions in academia, industry and society: Adjunct coordinator of exact sciences and engineering Fapesp; Manager of Fapesp´s Patent Office, President- Scientific Committee Serrapilheira Institute, co-founder Brazilian MRS (SBPMat), Chief editor of Materials Research (13years), Advisory Board member NSF´s IMI, TAB member O-I, USA, Chair of the Glass and Optical Materials Division Amer.Cer.Society&#10;&#10;CURRENT POSITIONS in BRAZIL- Director of Fapesp's CEPID-CeRTEV, President of the Council - São Carlos High Tech Park Foundation; Counselor Emeritus and Director of Brazilian Ceramic Society; Council Member of IMPA and Serrapilheira Institute, President of the I2Mat.&#10;&#10;CURRENT INTERNATIONAL POSITIONS: JNCS Editor, ICG Crystallization Committee member, ACerS Global Ambassador, Council member International Ceramic Federation and of International Commission on Glass, Advisory Board member of FunGlass Europe.
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