Associated Professor at the Dept of Architectural Technology and Construction, School of Architecture, UPM with expertise in Building Materials. Since 2000 to the present he has focused their research on mineral materials for construction uses, especially gypsum and lime mortars. He has been participant of research projects related with that topic funded by Spanish Government. As well he has been leader of some projects about characterization of historic materials, the most important is “Historic mortars characterization in the City Center of Cuenca (Spain) for Conservation and Restoration purposes (Castilla-La Mancha Autonomic Govern, 2010)” Author of several scientific publications, has participated in international conferences, congresses and symposia of his field. At the present is Secretary of the Doctoral Committee of Construction and Technology Program in the UPM.