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chemist , researcher

Ruben Martin, Spanish chemist, researcher. Achievements include patents for carboxylation of aryl halides using carbon dioxide as the sole source of carbon. Recipient Ramon y Cajal, 2009.

Background

Martin, Ruben was born on December 16, 1976 in Barcelona. Son of Francisco Martin and Maria Teresa Romo.

Education

Degree in Chemistry, University Barcelona, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy in Organic Chemistry, University Barcelona, 2003.

Career

Humbolt postdoctoral researcher Max-Planck Institute, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany, 2003—2005. Fulbright postdoctoral researcher Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, 2005—2008. Group leader Institute Chemical Research Catalonia, Tarragona, Spain, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for carboxylation of aryl halides using carbon dioxide as the sole source of carbon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, bicycling.

Connections

Married Laura Herrero, June 20, 2009.

father:
Francisco Martin

mother:
Maria Teresa Romo

spouse:
Laura Herrero