Escuela Politécnica Superior, Crta de Cuarte, s/n. E-22071 Huesca – Spain

Contact Information

Call: +34 974 239 320


Darío Alvira

Research Interests

  •           Producing biomass-derived chars by pyrolysis of agricultural wastes.
  •          Developing advanced carbon materials for thermal, catalytic and electrochemical applications.
  •          Activation and doping of engineered carbons as anodes for sodium-ion batteries.

ORCID: 0000-0002-5526-3962


  •           MEDWASTE —Mediterranean Agricultural Wastes: Environmentally Sustainable Resource for an Innovative Renewable Energy Technology (PCIN-2017-048)
  •          BIOCARB-ion —Engineered biochar-derived carbons as anodes for sodium- and potassium-ion batteries (PID2019-107737RB-I00)


  1. 2019-

    PhD in Chemical Engineering & Environmental Technologies

    University of Zaragoza
  2. 2016-2018

    MSc in Chemical Engineering

    University of Zaragoza
  3. 2011-2015

    BSc in Chemical Engineering

    University of Zaragoza

Professional Experience

  1. 2019-
    PhD Researcher
    University of Zaragoza
  2. 2019
    Researcher, CREG Group
    Aragón Institute of Engineering Research (I3A)
  3. 2018
    Researcher, POCTEFA OUTBIOTICS Project
    University of Zaragoza
  4. 2015,2018
    Research Internships
    University of Zaragoza

Awards and Affiliations

  • 2019-
    Predoctoral Fellowship
    Aragón Government (DGA)
  • 2019
    Best Master's Thesis
    Cátedra Mariano López Navarro, University of Zaragoza