Mónica Fernandes

PhD student

Mónica Fernandes is a member of the PolySyc group since 2018. She has worked in the synthesis of polymers by step growth polymerization (polyurethanes and polyesters), in the development of new natural base materials for application as PVC plasticizers, and with biocompatible materials to be used as films or hydrogels. Currently, she is a PhD student developing new copolymers to be used as mimics of antimicrobial peptides.