PhD. Alvaro De Rujula
Former Leader, Theory Division, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), Member of the Institute of Theoretical Physics, Universidad Auntonoma de Madrid (UAM), Madrid
Professor De Rujula is one of the most important Theoretical Physicists in the world and since 1977. He has worked at CERN, the European Center for Nuclear Research, located in Geneva, Switzerland. He was born in Madrid in whose Complutense University he graduated and obtained his Ph.D. in physics. He has worked in Italy (ICTP, Trieste), France (IHES and Saclay, close to Paris), in the USA (Harvard and Boston Universities, MIT), at CERN (in diverse roles, from Summer Student to leader of the Theory Division) and in Madrid (Institute of Theoretical Physics of the Autónoma University).