Head of the Advanced Materials Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, UNIVERSITY OF BUENOS AIRES (UBA), ARGENTINA
Doctor in Materials Science, University of Buenos Aires
Thesis: “Rapidly Solidified Al-based Alloys”. (Research partially developed at the National Centre for Metallurgical Research –CSIC- Madrid, Spain)
Mechanical Engineer, University of Buenos Aires
Advisor to the Minister for Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina (2008-2019).
Visiting Professor at the European Master of Science in Advanced Functional Materials. FAME Programme. Grenoble, France (2012).
Visiting Fellow, Mansfield College, University of Oxford (2009-2010).
Royal Society Visiting Professor, Department of Materials, University of Oxford (2005).
“Roberto Cunningham Prize”, recognition for Academic Leadership in Technology. Foundation for the Science & Technology (FUNPRECIT), Argentina (2012).
“Honourable Diploma to the Academic Merit”, for an extensive academic contribution to the University and to Society, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (2011).
“Pedro Vicien MEDAL”, for an outstanding scientific development. National Academy of Science, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2008).
“Academic Vocation Prize 2008”, for an outstanding contribution to education in mechanical engineering. Selected by a Panel composed of Deans and Rectors of several Argentinean universities and colleges. Foundation “El Libro”, Argentina (2008).
“Parliament Merit Recognition”, for a high value contribution in science and technology. Honourable Senate of the Argentine Republic (2008).