Vania Silverio is Assistant Researcher at INESC MN, currently involved in scientifically innovative and challenging projects combining nanotechnology with simulation tools for the design, fabrication, integration and test of Microfluidic Platforms, Lab-On-Chip and Organ-on-Chip. Additionally, she has been nominated as Expert for the definition of Standards and Processes for Microfluidics .
She authored several research publications in the areas of fluid dynamics at the microscale and microfluidics device fabrication. She combines her research with service providing and advanced training, teaching and theses supervision at the Master and PhD level at Instituto Superior Técnico, ULisboa .
She holds a PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering (Tecnico, ULisboa) and a Licenciatura degree in Technological Chemistry (FCUL, ULisboa).
Title: A path to standardization in microfluidics: transforming challenges into opportunities for a universal tool