Jose Corchado was born in 1969 in Badajoz, Spain. He received a degree in chemistry in 1992 and his Ph.D. degree in 1996 from the University of Extremadura under the supervision of Joaquin Espinosa-Garcia. After a postdoctoral stay with Donald G. Truhlar in the University of Minnesota, in 2002 he joined the faculty of the University of Extremadura. He serves currently as the Director of the Physical Chemistry Section of the University of Extremadura. His research interests are centered on theoretical studies of reactive processes in gas and condensed phases. He coauthored more than 75 publications and several computer programs, including Polyrate. He has been married to Elena since 2002 and they have three daughters, Irene, Clara, and Maria.
Biography Updated on 22 March 2012