Dr. Amparo Borrell has a degree in Physics and PhD in Materials Science at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC). At present, she has a senior research position at the Institute of Materials Technology in Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain. Her main research lines are ceramics processing by non-conventional sintering techniques. She has participated in 26 research projects and has more than 90 papers in international scientific journals. She has participated in a total of 120 congresses and several technology transfer activities that have generating 3 patents.