Research Interests

​Impact of global change in the oceans, ecology of photosynthetic plankton, metabolic balance of the oceans, , vulnerability of planktonic communities to warming, UVB radiation.


Education Profile

  • ​BSc.,Marine Sciences, University of Las Palmas of Gran Canaria, LPGC, Canary Islands, Spain, 2003

Professional Profile

  • ​2010-2015: Research Technician, IMEDEA, Balearic Islands, Spain
  • 2008-2009: Research Technician, Research Center Puerto Deseado, UNPA, Santa Cruz, Argentina
  • 2007: Research assistant in cetaceans watching project, CIRCE, Tarifa, Spain
  • 2002-2003: Fellow in research projects in fisheries biology, Faculty in Marine Sciences, ULPGC, Canary Islands, Spain

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Red Sea Research Center (RSRC)
  • Division of Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering (BESE)