Curriculum Vitae

You can find a full version of my CV and publications list here.


Postdoctoral Researcher at Boston University, 2015 - Present

Astronomer Tester of the Herschel Interactive Processing Environment, 2011 - 2012

ESA Trainee at the European Space Astronomy Center, 2011


Ph.D. in Astrophysics, 2015

  • Universidad Autónoma de Madrid & European Space Astronomy Centre

  • Ph.D. thesis: Protoplanetary disk evolution in nearby star-forming regions (Link)

  • Supervisors: Bruno Merín and Hervé Bouy

M. Sc. in Astrophysics, 2012

  • Universidad Complutense de Madrid & Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

B. Sc. Physics (Major: Astrophysics), 2011

  • Universidad Complutense de Madrid


I am the first author of seven refereed papers (including one shared first authorsphip), and co-author of other sixteen works.

The full list of publications can be found in ads and in the Publications section.


  • ESO Fellowship at ALMA, 2018

  • SMA Fellowship at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, 2018 (declined)

  • FONDECYT Fellowship, Chilean Ministry of Education, 2018 (declined)

  • IdEx Fellowship, University of Bordeaux, 2018 (declined)

Teaching and Mentoring Experience

  • AS203 Principles of Astronomy 2 Guest Lecturer, Boston University, 2018

  • Mentoring:

    — Sarah Lettgen, Boston University undergraduate student, 2018

    — Evan Leto, Boston University undergraduate student, 2016 - 2017

    — Amanda Reveles, Boston University undergraduate student, 2016 - 2017

    — Isabel Rebollido, ESA Trainee, 2014 - 2015

    — Ignacio Bustamante, ESA Trainee, 2013 - 2014

Professional service

Accepted proposals (PI) and observational experience

  • Two accepted ALMA proposals (cycle 5, priority B)

  • One accepted VLA proposal (semester 2018A, priority B)

  • Two accepted VISIR/VLT proposals

  • Four accepted Canaricam/GTC proposals

  • Observing with the Isaac Newton Telescope and William Herschel Telescope (Canary Islands)

  • Observing with the Discovery Channel Telescope (Arizona, remote observing)

Outreach and Others

  • Space Science for Kids, Boston University, 2018

  • Public Open Nights at the Observatory, Boston University

  • Featured image in ESA Space Science Image of the Week (Nov 27, 2017): Star Formation in Chamaeleon

  • Owner of Cartas desde Andómeda (2009-2015), an outreach blog about science, astronomy, and astrophysics, with over 60000 visits.

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