Curriculum Vitae



Freelance researcher. For more information on my current work, go to current work  

Postdoctoral researcher at University of Aberdeen, UK: Modelling carbon balance (soil, biomass) and greenhouse gas emissions on perennial crops, globally [2016-2019]

Consultant for the “High Carbon Stock Study for the Sustainable Palm Oil Manifesto”. Consulting Report 1- Review of forest inventory methods for estimating biomass carbon stocks [2017]

Marie Curie Postdoctoral fellowship at University of Aberdeen, UK: Modelling biomass dynamics in tropical forest. Improving models to estimate biomass [2014-2016]

Postdoctoral researcher at CIFOR-INIA, Spain: Modelling coexistence of tree species in Mediterranean forest [2012-2013]

Postdoctoral researcher at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA and Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, USA: The liana ecology project: modelling spatial distribution of lianas in neotropical forests [2012]

Predoctoral researcher at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain. Thesis: On the Spatial Distribution of Woody Plant Species on a Tropical Montane Cloud Forest [2008 -2012]

Technical Employee at 112 emergency call center in Madrid, Spain. Forest emergency and forest fire extinction coordination [2008]



          PhD studies, Forest Ecology  -Thesis “On the spatial distribution of woody plant species in a tropical montane cloud forest”                                                                         Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain. Cum Laude [2008-2012]

          MSc - International Cooperation for Development – Campus Cyes, Spain [2007].

          BSc in Mathematics and Statistics – Open University, UK [2017- ].        

          BSc in Forest Engineering - Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain [1999-2007]



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