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ultrasonics research scientist

Juan Antonio Gallego-Juarez, Spanish ultrasonics research scientist. Recipient Science Research prize Savings Bank Cordoba, 1971, Technology Innovation prize Babcock Foundation, 1995; grantee Royal Society London, Bristol, England, 1981, Danish Ministry Education, Lyngby, Denmark, 1982.


Gallego-Juarez, Juan Antonio was born on July 10, 1941 in Porcuna, Jaen, Spain. Son of Francisco and Providencia (Juarez-Villa) Gallego-Casado.


Licenciatura' in Science, University Madrid, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Science, University Madrid, 1971. Doctor of Physics, University Rome, 1970.


Graduate fellow Spanish Research Council, Madrid, 1965-1966, postgraduate fellow, 1966-1967, Science collaborator, 1970-1972, science researcher, 1972-1988, research professor, since 1988. Science collaborator Italian Research Council, Rome, 1967-1970. Head ultrasonics unit Institute AcusticaCSIC, Madrid, 1978-1991.

Director Institute Acustica Spanish National Research Council, since 1991, Center Physical Technology Spanish National Research Council, since 1994. Organizer Ultrasonics International, 1989. Member organizing committee 9th International Congress on Acoustics, Madrid, 1977, steering committee World Congress on Ultrasonics, since 1993.

Invited lecturer International School Physical Acoustics, Erice, Italy, 1985, University Santiago, Chile, 1986, Spanish Institute, Technology University, Denmark, 1986, 1st and 2d Workshop Power Sonic Ultrasonic International, Madrid, 1989, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Atlanta, 1991, Royal Society Chemistry, Leatherhead, England, 1992, IPSI, Paris, 1992, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Ultrasonic Symposium Cannes, France, 1994, Simposio Fisica Experimental Antofagasta, Chile, 1994, Simposio de Ultrasonics La Haban, Cuba, 1995, International Congress on Acoustics, Trondheim, Norway, 1995, Forum Acustieum, Amberes, Belgium, 1996, Institute Physics, Leeds, United Kingdom, 1996.


Fellow Institute Acoustics (England). Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Ultrasonics International (international conference session president, chairman 1983-1991, panel member 1990-1991), Acoustical Society of America, Spanish Acoustical Society (board directors since 1991), New York Academy of Sciences.


  • Other Interests

    Skiing, andalusian folklore, theater, literature, classical music.


Married Julia Garrido-Sebastian, April 7, 1969. Children: Juan, Javier.

Francisco Gallego-Casado

Providencia (Juarez-Villa) Gallego-Casado

Julia Garrido-Sebastian

Juan Gallego-Juarez

Javier Gallego-Juarez