Josefina Pons studied chemistry at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and received her doctoral degree at the same university in 1986. She becomes an assistant professor two years later and finally a Chemistry Professor at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in 1988. She has been a member of the group “Coordination Chemistry with Functionalized Ligands” at the Chemistry Department of UAB since 1994. She is an expert in the design and synthesis of novel ligands for various applications, including heavy-metal detection.
Biography Updated on 18 October 2012