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Giorgio Carta, Ph.D.

Lawrence R. Quarles Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering at University of Virginia


Giorgio Carta received his PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University ofDelaware in 1984 and is currently the Lawrence R. Quarles Professor in theDepartment of Chemical Engineering at the University of Virginia. He haspublished extensively in the area of adsorption and ion exchange with emphasison protein chromatography. He has co-authored the book “ProteinChromatography – Process Development and Scale-Up”, Wiley (2010) and hasserved as section co-editor of Section 16 “Adsorption and Ion Exchange” ofPerry's Chemical Engineers' Handbook, 7th, 8th, and 9th edition. He has served asmember of the Organizing Committee of PREP International Symposium, Exhibit& Workshops on Preparative and Process Chromatography since 1997 and asChair of the PREP Symposium annually since 2009. He is also involvedextensively in professional education in the field of protein chromatography,including leading a short course in protein chromatography held twice a year atthe University of Virginia. Giorgio Carta is an Editor of Biotechnology Journal anda member of the Editorial Board of Separation Science & Technology. He is aconsultant for a number of chemical and pharmaceutical companies.

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