Jesus Herrera Herreros

PhD Student

Department Address: 

Microwave and Sustainable Organic Chemistry Division
Universidad de Castilla la Mancha. IRICA

Av. Camilo José Cela, 10 – 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain.
Telephone: 0034 926295300    Ext 96326


Jesús Herrera Herreros was born in Ciudad Real in 1993. He achieved his Science Bachellor´s Degree in 2011 at Hernán Pérez del Pulgar High School.


His vocation on Chemistry brought him to develop his career on University of Castilla-La Mancha, getting his Grade on Chemistry in 2015, with quite good results. Meanwhile, he obtained a Santader´s grant for working on practices at Cervecería La Mancha S.L. for 6 months. Then, he was formed as a High School teacher by achieving a “Máster Universitario en Profesor de Educación Secundaria Obligatoria y Bachillerato, Formación Profesional y Enseñanza de Idiomas” in 2016.


This year, he worked at Colegio Virgen del Prado (Marianistas) in Ciudad Real during summer. Next year, he began his PhD in Chemystry Researcher on the Microwave´s and Green Chemistry Group, led by María del Pilar Prieto Núñez-Polo, and also working with MSOC group (led by Ester Vázquez Fernández-Pacheco) on the synthesis of Magnetic Hydrogels for culture media systems, till now.

Ball mill
NanoChemistry Group
Exfoliated Graphene
Graphite exfoliation using melamine
PhD student Cristina and Bachelor Alicia making science!
UCLM Albacete
PhD student Ana taking some fluorescence measurements
Maribel is doing intriguing experiments!
Obtaining nice hydrogels
Phone: +34 926295300 (3513)

Av. Camilo José Cela 10

Ciudad Real, Spain. 13071

Contact: ester.vazquez(at)