Maria Borrego received a B.S. in Industrial Chemical Engineering from University of Huelva (Spain) in 2018. After graduation she joined for the R&D and Development Department of Fertiberia factory. She got her M.Sc. degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Huelva in 2020 and she entered UHU’s Chemical Engineering PhD program in January 2021 under the guidance of Prof. Jose M. Franco and L. Jose E. Martin-Alfonso in the Chemical Product and Process Technology Research (Pro2TecS) center. Maria’s research interests include developing functional materials such as oleogels and nanostructures via electrospinning based on biodegradable and biocompatible ligno cellulosic derivatives among other biopolymers.