Bachelor in Chemical Science (2000), PhD in Materials Engineering (2003), Lecturer of Materials Science and Engineering at the Rey Juan Carlos University since 2003 where she is the Coordinator of Materials Engineering Degree and Double Degrees of Materials Engineering with Energy Engineering and Industrial Engineering. Dr. Prolongo is author of more than 60 scientific papers with more than 45 in journals included in the JCR and with more than 350 cites. She has participated in more than 20 research projects most of which are related with composite materials. She is the co-leader of Nano composites researching group and she has expertise in the use of carbon Nano fillers for the enhancement of the mechanical and electrical properties of materials. Actually, she is the main research (IP) in two research projects with national and European financial support.