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Geologist , oceanographer

Juan Acosta, Spanish oceanographer, geologist. Achievements include research in many submarine geomorphological aspects (sea floor) in Antartica and Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone area. Recipient Cruz de Oficial de la orden del mérito agrario, pesquero y alimentario, Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries. Member of CIESM (monaco 1982—2004, Member of the Geology and Geophysiscs Section).

Background

Acosta, Juan was born on July 21, 1949 in Aguilas, Murcia, Spain. Son of Jose Acosta and Juana Maria Yepes.

Education

Master of Science in Geology, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, 2003.

Career

Scientific researcher Instituto Español de Oceanografia, Madrid, since 1972.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in many submarine geomorphological aspects (sea floor) in Antartica and Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone area.

Membership

Member of CIESM (monaco 1982—2004, Member of the Geology and Geophysiscs Section).

Connections

Married Maria Isabel Garcia, December 19, 1977. Children: Elena Acosta-Garcia, Juan Jose Acosta-garcia.

father:
Jose Acosta

mother:
Juana Maria Yepes

spouse:
Maria Isabel Garcia

child:
Elena Acosta-Garcia Acosta

child:
Juan Jose Acosta-garcia Acosta