José A. Jiménez is a Research Scientist of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) at the National Center for Metallurgical Investigations (CENIM).
He studied Physics at the Universidad de Sevilla, being awarded a Ph.D. in 1991 at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid for his work on Ultrahigh Boron Steels.
In 1993 he joined the Max-Planck-Institut for Iron Research in Dusseldorf, where he worked as postdoctoral fellow for four years in the research group of Professor G. Frommeyer. In 1997 he joined CENIM, where their research lines include microstructural characterization, thermnomechanical processing and mechanical properties of steels, intermetallic alloys, and composite materials.
He is docent for Bruker’s education and applications training courses on this technique. He co-authored 132 papers published in journals indexed in JCR (72 of them in high impact journals (first quartile)) that has been cited 1087 times, with an average of 125 cites/year in the last 5 years, and more than 100 congress contributions. His author h-index is 18. He has participated in 12 R + D projects as researcher in charge.
(ORCID ID 0000-0003-4272-6873, Author Scopus ID: 55844043500)