Dr. Alexis Debut completed his Ph.D. at Université des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, France, in 2000. From 2000 to 2007 he worked in the industry at Pirelli Group as a researcher, and then at Prysmian Group as Head of Logistics of the Telecom Business, Italy. Since 2008 he has been working at the University of the Armed Forces ESPE, Ecuador. He is one of the founders of the Center of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (CENCINAT) which is a reference at the national level. He is currently the Head of the Nanomaterials Characterization Laboratory of CENCINAT. He has published more than 120 SCOPUS-indexed papers and conferences, more than 10 international patents, and reviewed more than 60 papers for international journals.