Elisabete Alegria got her Ph.D degree (2006) from Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon. She is Researcher (Core Member) at Centro de Química Estrutural (Coordination Chemistry and Catalysis Group) at Instituto Superior Técnico since 2009. She was appointed as Adjunct Professor (2007) at the Chemical Engineering Department of Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL) from Polytechnic Institute of Lisbon. E.C.B.A. Alegria authored over 80 scientific papers, 4 patents, 3 book chapters, and over 100 scientific communications. Main research interests: Sustainable homogeneous and supported catalysis for VOCs conversion and Biomass valorization, green synthesis of metallic nanoparticles, mechanochemistry (synthesis and catalysis), molecular electrochemistry.