Antonio Romerosa graduated in Chemistry in 1987 (U. of Granada) and received his PhD (U. Autonoma de Barcelona) in January 1992. The same year he undertook a postdoctoral research at the ISSECC CNR (Florence, Italy), now ICCOM CNR, before becoming Lecture Professor (1997) and finally Full Professor (2009) at the University of Almeria (Spain). He has authored of more than 140 international papers (Angew. Chemie, J.A.C.S., Inorg. Chem., Dalton..), 4 books, 9 Spanish and international patents, more than 210 presentations at national and international meetings and supervisor of more than 17 PhD.His research interests range over homogeneous catalysis and organometallic chemistry in water, phosphorus chemistry, photo-inorganic-chemistry, bioinorganic chemistry and natural stones.