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The University of Southampton
Ocean and Earth Science, National Oceanography Centre Southampton
Phone:
07522438817
Email:
A.Torrado@soton.ac.uk

Dr Alejandro Torrado 

Research Fellow

Dr Alejandro Torrado's photo

Dr Alejandro Torrado is a Research Fellow within Ocean and Earth Science at the University of Southampton.

Photosynthesis…Photosynthesis never changes

October 2019 – Present: Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Southampton

2017-2019: Postdoctoral Researcher at the Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich (Postdoctoral supervisor: Dario Leister), Munich, Germany

2013-2017: PhD in the Institute of Plant Biochemistry and Photosynthesis (PhD supervisor: Fernando P. Molina-Heredia) at the University of Seville, Spain

2012-2013: MSc in Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology, University of Seville, Spain

2006-2012: BSc in Biology, University of Seville, Spain

Research interests

I am interested in the photosynthetic mechanisms that regulates the electron flow. A better understanding of this mechanism will allow us to utilize this energy to power proteins with biotechnological applications, as the well-known cytochromes P450 enzymes.

Research group

Marine Biogeochemistry

Affiliate research group

Plants and Food Security

Research project(s)

Tapping the Unused Potential of Photosynthesis

Dr Alejandro Torrado
Ocean and Earth Science
National Oceanography Centre Southampton
University of Southampton Waterfront Campus
European Way
Southampton SO14 3ZH
UK

Room Number: NOCS/566/17

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