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Jose Martinez

Dr. José Martinez


Department of Bioresource Engineering
Macdonald Campus, McGill University
Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Québec H9X 3V9
jose [dot] martinez [at] cemagref [dot] fr (Dr. José Martinez)


Dr. José Martinez, (Research Director) currently leads the Environmental Management and Biological Treatment of Wastes Research Unit at Cemagref,a public research body in France. He is also the former coordinator for the FAO research network Ramiran (Recycling of Agricultural Municipal and Industrial Residues in Agriculture Network).

In 2004 he was invited by McGill University to deliver a semester course on “livestock farming and climate change”. He has published over 50 scientific and technical papers on livestock slurries and manures. He has strong links with other member states through involvement in various competitively achieved EU projects including MATRESA, ALFAM, NUMALEC. Currently, his research interests are centred on N transformation processes in soils and manures, and the reduction of greenhouse gases from organic waste management and utilisation.