Master, U. Complutense, Madrid, 1965; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Complutense, Madrid, 1970.
Research fellowship, Ministry of Edition and Science, Madrid, 1967-1970;
collaborator, Consejo Superior Investigaciones Cientificas, Madrid, 1970-1973;
researcher, Cons. Superior Inv. Cientificas, Madrid, 1973-1989;
professor research, Cons. Superior Inv. Cientificas, Madrid, since 1989;
editor, Optical Pura y Aplicada, Madrid, 1982-1994.
Director Instituto de Optica, Madrid, 1981-1994, Department de Metrologia, Madrid, 1994-1995, Instituto Fisica Aplicada, since 1995.
Honorary member Optical Protection Committee, Barcelona, Spain, 1990. Member Spanish Optical Society (vice president since 1992), Spanish Committee on Ilumination (vice president since 1986), Optical Society of America, Committee Español de la International Union Pure and Applied Physics (vice president since 1987), Society Española de Optica (vice president since 1992).
Married Maria Pilar Crespi, July 2, 1968. Children: Pablo Antonio, Jorge Antonio.