Mining Engineer and M.Sc. in Extractive Metallurgy from Universidad de Chile, specialised in mineral processing and flotation.
Nowadays Diego is a PhD student at Imperial College London, researching on flotation scale-up and equipment design.
Diego was the President 2017/2018 of the Latin-American Society, where he promoted Latin-American culture at Imperial College London and in the United Kingdom.
As part of that position, he organized the 1st Symposium "Researchers for Latin America"
Mesa Pena DA, Brito-Parada P, 2019, Scale-up in froth flotation: a state-of-the-art review, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol:210, ISSN:1383-5866, Pages:950-962
Mesa D, Kracht W, Díaz G, 2016, Textural image classification of foams based on variographic analysis, Minerals Engineering, Vol:98, ISSN:0892-6875, Pages:52-59