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consultant , researcher , Engineering educator

Adolfo Eraso Romero, Spanish engineering educator, consultant, researcher. Recipient Silver Medal Federation Española de Montañismo, 1969, Gold Medal, 1977, Gold Medal Speleol. Society Czechoslovakia, 1986.


Romero, Adolfo Eraso was born on August 8, 1934 in Estella, Navarra, Spain. Son of Adolfo Eraso Gonzalo and Fernanda Romero Sanjuan.


License Chemical Sciences, University Complutense, Madrid, 1969. Doctor in Geology, University Complutense, 1978.


Mud engineer CIEPSA Deilmann Bergbau, Vitoria, Spain, 1957-1960. Drilling engineer CIEPSA Gulf Oil Corporation, 1960-1966. Advisor civil engineering foundations Kronsa (Agroman), Madrid, 1966-1971.

Director department applied geology Agroman, 1971-1986. Professor Politech. University, since 1987, subdirectory engineering geology department. President International Commission Physical Chemistry of Karst, worldwide, 1973-1977, International Commission Glacier Caves and Karst in Polar Regions, Arctic and Antarctic, since 1989.

Member, organizer 21 expeditions to polar circles, since 1985.


Individual member Spanish Olympic Committee, 1984. Lieutenant Defense, 1958-1959. Member Spanish Geolog.

Society, International Glaciol. Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Speleol. Union (president 1981-1986), New York Academy of Sciences, Society Ings. et Scientifiques France, Explorer Club.


  • Other Interests

    Speleology, ice climbing, diving.


Married Josiane Rigault Lecuyer, August 15, 1964. (divorced 1978); children: Susana, Adolfo.

Adolfo Eraso Gonzalo

Fernanda Romero Sanjuan

Josiane Rigault Lecuyer

Susana Romero

Adolfo Romero