Gerardo De Jesús Guerrero Peña, Ph.D.


Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest

​My current research is about the synthesis of nanomaterials in flame-assisted spray pyrolysis.

Selected Publications



  • ​Ph.D., Chemistry, Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research (Altos de Pipe, Venezuela) and Khalifa University (Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates), 2018
  • Licentiate in chemistry, University of Los Andes. Mérida-Venezuela, 2012

Professional Profile

  • 2019-Present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Clean Combustion Research Center, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2018-2019: Research Assistant. Khalifa University, Chemical Engineering Department, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
  • 2015-2017: Visiting graduate research assistant, The Petroleum Institute, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • 2011: Visiting student, Liquid Chromatography Laboratory, Venezuelan Institute of Oil Technology (INTEVEP, branch of PDVSA)
  • 2010-2011: Visiting student, Electrochemistry laboratory, Venezuelan Institute of Oil Technology (INTEVEP, branch of PDVSA)
  • 2008-2010: Research Assistant, Physics laboratory. University of Los Andes, Mérida-Venezuela

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • ​Venezuelan Association of Catalyst
  • Venezuelan Association of Electrochemistry

Research Interests Keywords

​Fuels Biofuels nanomaterials