BS in Chemistry (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1974) with Special Award. PhD in Chemistry (Universidad Complutense, 1978) with Special Award. Full Professor (1988). Academic posts: Head of Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy Engineering (UCM). Vice-dean of Chemistry Faculty (UCM). Vice-Chancellor of students, research and Chancellor of the Rey Juan Carlos University. Main researcher of 29 Research Projects financed by different institutions: UE, CICYT, PRYCIT, FEDER and AECI/CI; and of 46 Research Projects financed by private institutions (Art. 83 LOU). Author of 132 scientific publications in indexed journals. Materials Expert of the United Nation Organization for Industrial Development (ONUDI). Corrosion and protection technologies expert of the German Society for Technical Cooperation (GTZ).