Glycerol Chemistry


Presently glycerol is considered a co-product of biodiesel industry. As the biodiesel production is exponentially increasing, glycerol generated from the transesterification of vegetable oils and fats is also being produced on a large scale, and turned out to be essential seeking for novel alternatives to the consumption of the extra volume, in crude and/or as derivatives high added value.


  • Prof. Dr. Adilson Beatriz – UFMS
  • Prof. Dr. Alisson Meza de Souza – Anhanguera
  • Prof. Dr. Ana Camila Micheletti – UFMS
  • Prof. Dr. Dênis Pires de Lima – UFMS
  • Prof. Dr. Felicia Megumi Ito – IFMS
  • Prof. Dr. Kleber Thiago de Oliveira – UFSCar
  • Prof. Dr. Magale Karine Diel Rambo – IFTO
  • Prof. Dr. Roberto da Silva Gomes – UFGD
  • Prof. Dr. Talal Suleiman Mahmoud – IFTO
  • Prof. Dr. Valdemar Lacerda Júnior – UFES

Lines of research

  • Organic Synthesis
  • Green and Sustainable Chemistry 

Further output



Master’s theses and doctoral dissertations



Articles and interviews for a broader readership (newspapers and magazines)