Professor at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Spain
PhD in AgronomistEngineering PhDfrom the PolytechnicUniversity ofValencia,1993. She has a Master inEnvironmental Engineeringfrom the University ofLasPalmas deGranCanaria (ULPGC).TechnicalExpert inAgriculturalBusinessManagement and Pruning Specialist.Since 1999 she isProfessor in the ULPGC.
Her research lines are:agriculturalreuseof reclaimedmunicipal water;water monitoring,management andoptimization of theiragronomicand healthaspects involved inreuse;Soil and fertilizer;Productionof forage andbiofuels;Maintenance ofirrigation systems;Water quality (presenceand mobilitystudiesofemerging contaminantsin soil and water).
Shehas participated in11 research projects(2 international, 6 national and 3 regional projects)and9research contracts (4 funded by public entities and 5 funded by private entities). She is author of 25 papers in international journals, 5 in national journals, 4 books, 4 book sections and 75 International andNational Conferences monographs.Shehas also published severalpopular articles and she received the Canarian award for bestoutreach work. She has supervisedthreePhD thesis.
Currently she leads the research team of the ULPGC in the ADAPTaRES Project (Interreg-MAC 2014-2020).