Liniker de Sousa

Curriculum Vitae

Personal Data

Name: Liniker de Sousa




Date of birth: 28/05/1988


Nationality: Brazilian



09/2017 - present


University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

PhD candidate at Photocatalytic Synthesis group

03/2012 – 05/2014



03/2008 – 02/2012

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Chemical Engineering program – COPPE

Master`s degree in Chemical Engineering

Federal University of Ouro Preto, Ouro Preto, Brazil

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry

 Work experience

03/2014 – 07/2017

Halliburton Brazil Technology Center, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

R&D Chemical Scientist

Downhole sensors for Real-time chemical composition monitoring

03/2012 – 03/2014

Catalysis laboratory, Chemical Engineering, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


11/2008 – 02/2012

Nano-Nb2O5 for methane partial oxidation to CO and H2

Catalysis laboratory, Inorganic chemistry, Ouro Preto, Brazil

Ordered silicas (MCM-41)-based catalysts for terpenes functionalization (into valuable fine chemistry compunds)