Dr. Alex Bach

Alex Bach is a professor at ICREA and at the Department of Ruminant Production of IRTA. Bach conducts basic research to understand the physiology and metabolism of ruminants with special emphasis on the impact of nutrition and management during early development on future metabolic function. He has received several awards in recognition of his research activities, has spoken at more than 130 international congresses, and is author or co-author of more than 135 peer-reviewed publications, more than 100 extension articles, and more than 20 books (or book chapters). He has served as a scientific expert in several committees of the European Food Safety Authority and has also served in the European Research Council. In his spare time, he enjoys running, biking, and windsurfing.