ICV - Instituto de Cerámica y Vidrio

Begoña Ferrari Fernández

Tenured Scientist

Begoña Ferrari Fernández

Dr. B. Ferrari joined, in June 2005, the scientist staff of the Institute for Ceramic and Glasses, belonging to the Spanish Research Council (ICV-CSIC), after earning her Ph.D. in materials engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid in September 1998. Her expertise covers the study of the surface behavior of inorganic colloids in liquid media applied to the processing of coatings as well as for shaping laminates and composed bulk materials. Dr. Ferrari is author of 60 SCI indexed publications with a h index of 14 and more than 700 cites. Also is co-author of 2 patents describing coating processes, and has leaded projects of competitive funding as well as of industrial contracts. She has supervised 4 doctoral Thesis up today, while nowadays she is supervising 3 PhD students which research projects are directly related to the material microstructure tailoring through colloidal processing.