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Mineralogist , researcher

Jesus Martinez Frias, Spanish Mineralogist, researcher. Grantee Spanish Ministry of Science and Education, 1983, Spanish National Research Council, 1987, 89. Member International Marine Mineral Society, International Association of Genesis of OreDeposits, Planetary Society, Spanish Society Mineralogy (member committee 1988-1992), Spanish Mineral Deposit Association (member committee since 1992).

Background

Frias, Jesus Martinez was born on October 3, 1960 in Madrid. Son of Jesus Martinez Rodriguez and Concepcion Frias Mas.

Education

Degree in geology, University Complutense, Madrid, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Mineral Deposits, University Complutense, Madrid, 1986.

Career

Fellow University Complutense, 1983-1986. Lecturer University San Pablo, Madrid, 1983-1988. Postdoctoral fellow Spanish Science Research Council, 1987-1988, geological researcher Granada, 1989-1994, Madrid, since 1994.

Head planetary geology laboratory Center Astrobiology, Spanish National Research Council/ International Trademark Association, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Institute, since 2005. Director research projects Interministry Commission of Science and Technology, Spanish Science Research Council, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, since 1989. Spanish representative International Geological Correlation Program 318, International Union Geological Sciences/United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Granada and Madrid, since 1991.

Western Europe representative United Nations Committee of Natural Resources, 1998. Spanish representative United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development, since 1999.

Membership

Member International Marine Mineral Society, International Association of Genesis of OreDeposits, Planetary Society, Spanish Society Mineralogy (member committee 1988-1992), Spanish Mineral Deposit Association (member committee since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: choral singing, science fiction, movies.

Connections

Married Joaquina Martin Hernandez, April 15, 1988. 1 child, Jesus Enrique.

father:
Jesus Martinez Rodriguez

mother:
Concepcion Frias Mas

spouse:
Joaquina Martin Hernandez

child:
Jesus Enrique Frias