Dr Font Palma is Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering at the Department of Engineering, University of Hull, where she works on process simulation and integration of energy systems, cryogenic separation and carbon capture. She previously worked at the Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Chester.She has a PhD from the University of Manchester and post-doctoral experience in carbon capture at the University of Leeds. She worked on the OxyPROP (Oxygen Penalty Reduction Options Programme) jointly with Costain, the Universities of Leeds and Edinburgh, funded by DECC CCS Innovation Programme. She worked on the Advanced Cryogenic Carbon Capture (A3C) project (Ref.132957) with PMW Technology, University of Sheffield, WSP and DVN GL funded by Innovate UK, and led the CO2-FROST project funded by the UKCCSRC Flexible funding 2020 jointly with the University of Edinburgh.Carolina has recently been awarded the prestigious RAEng/The Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship 2020/2021. She is committee member of the IChemE Clean Energy Special Interest Group.