Chemistry Department

Maritza De Jesus-Echevarria Professor
picture of Maritza De Jesus-Echevarria

phone: (787) 832-4040 ext. 2445
fax: (787) 265-3849
email: maritza.dejesus1@upr.edu
office: Q-274A
website: http://www.uprm.edu/wquim/research_facu/dejesus.html
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M.S. University of Puerto Rico, 1984


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Teaching Interests

Enviromental chemistry
Forensic chemistry

Research Interests

Applications of GC/MS, GC-FID with Headspace, SPME and HPLC to the development of Methods for the Analysis of sample of environmental origin (e.g. air, water, soil).
Characterization of constituents of the flavor and aroma of tropical fruits, flowers, woods and other matrices.
Development of methodology for the analysis of explosive substances.
Identification of main constituents in plant extracts by GC/MS and other detectors.

Selected Publications

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