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Physics educator

Fernando Barreiro, Spanish physics educator. Humboldt fellow Humboldt Foundation, 1987; recipient Humboldt award Humboldt Foundation, 1991.

Background

Barreiro, Fernando was born on April 19, 1949 in Sevilla, Spain. Son of Manuel B. and Flora Alonso.

Education

Master in Physics, University Complutense, Madrid, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Complutense, 1975.

Career

Research associate European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1975-1976, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1977-1978, Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, Hamburg, Germany, 1978-1979, University Siegen (Germany), 1979-1985. Professor physics University Autonoma Madrid, since 1985, head high energy physics group, since 1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Violin, reading.

Connections

Married Nieves Megino, February 26, 1976. Children; Amelia, Fernando.

father:
Manuel B.

mother:
Flora Alonso

spouse:
Nieves Megino