Prof. Armando Pombeiro, of the Centro de Química Estrutural, Instituto Superior Técnico, has been elected Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences. He has contributed to the development of the inter- and transdiciplinarity of Chemistry towards sustainability and internationalization.
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