Angela Dibenedetto is Associate Professor at the University of Bari-UNIBA (IT) – Department of Chemistry. Her scientific interests are focused on carbon dioxide utilization in synthetic chemistry, catalysis, coordination chemistry and organometallic chemistry, green chemistry, marine biomass production by enhanced carbon dioxide fixation, marine biomass as source of fuels and chemicals applying the Biorefinery concept.
Actually she is director of the Interdepartmental Centre on Environmental Methodologies and Technologies–METEA at UNIBA.
In 2001 she was the winner of the RUCADI Prize on « Better Carbon Management – An Intelligent Chemical Use of CO2″ delivered by ACP-Belgium, Carburos Metalicos-Spain and ENIChem-Italy.
Author of over 80 scientific papers on carbon dioxide utilization published in international Journals since 1995 and several book Chapters. She was Invited speaker at several international conferences.