Dr. Jorge Bañuelos Prieto is an associate professor at the Physical Chemistry Department of the Basque Country University (UPV/EHU). He was born in 1976 and received his PhD (2004) from the same university under the guidance of Profs. Iñigo and Fernando López Arbeloa. From then to 2006 he was assistant lecturer, and after that lecturer until 2011 when he got his actual position in UPV/EHU. In 2006 he did a postdoctoral stay with Prof. Gion Calzaferri at Bern University (Switzerland). He belongs to the Molecular Spectroscopic Group at UPV/EHU and his main research topic is the computationally assisted design and photophysical characterization of organic fluorophores in solution and solid hosts for photonic and biophotonic applications. He has published around a hundred research articles in reputed and indexed scientific journals.