Full professor at UAB. Graduated in Biology (1985-1990) at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain; Ph.D. in Biology at UAB in 1994 (PhD award) based on aluminium toxicity in acid tropical soils; Titular Professor in Plant Physiology since 2002. Large experience in plant adaptation to problem soils and in phytoremediation. Project leader of 1 Spanish project and participant in another Spanish project. Number of indexed articles 22; book chapters 12; h index 12 with more than 800 citations.