Dr. Lucas Polo da Fonseca


Dr. Lucas Polo da Fonseca

Centro Joxe Mari Korta
Avenida de Tolosa, 72
20018 Donostia - San Sebastián

email: lucas.polodafonseca@ehu.eus
Tel:943 015303


Lucas Polo da Fonseca obtained his degree in Chemistry in 2017 at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP). During this period, he conducted undergraduate research since 2013, mainly focused on the synthesis, characterization, and drug-delivery applications of chemically-crosslinked polyurethane hydrogels, and other stimuli-responsive polyurethanes. In 2017, he started his PhD studies in the Institute of Chemistry of UNICAMP.


Regarding the development of a controlled polymerization route for polyurethanes, based on the hindered urea dissociation equilibrium. He finished his Ph.D. in 2021, and now he is working on on-demand sustainable adhesives as a PostDoc researcher in the group of professor Haritz Sardon.

Sustainable Catalysis