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Carolina Chaya, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain

Carolina Chaya

Carolina Chaya is Associate Professor at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid since 2003. She delivers University courses on Applied Statistics and Sensometrics at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Carolina is founder member and Vice Chair of the European Sensory Science Society (E3S) and of the Spanish Professional Association of Sensory Scientists (AEPAS).

She is the leader of a panel of thirty expert sensory assessors at UPM since 2008 and delivers technical assessment to industries and private companies about Sensory and Consumer testing. Carolina collaborates with different multidisciplinary research groups, with a major contribution on Statistical Analysis. Her recent research is related to the impact of individual differences on consumers’ response and more specifically on consumers’ emotions elicited by foods and beverages.

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