Irene Llorente Carrasco (ORCID ID 0000-0003-3217-2264, Author Scopus ID: 55546861100) is a Senior Specialized Technician of C.S.I.C. since 2009 at the Centro nacional de Investigaciones Metalúrgicas (CENIM), Madrid. She studied Chemistry at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and in 1999 she joined the Instituto de Ciencias de la Construcción Eduardo Torroja until 2006 when she joined CENIM where she is the technician responsible of CENIM’s Surface Characterization laboratory. In 2008 she was awarded a Ph.D. for her work on “Degradation of high and ultra-high performance concrete by natural waters” and since 2013 she is also the technician responsible of CENIM’s X-Ray Diffraction laboratory. He co-authored 22 papers published in journals indexed in JCR that has been cited 108 times and her author h-index is 6.