Jorge Leganés Bayón
PhD. Student

Department Address: 

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

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


Jorge Leganés Bayón was born on 6th June 1990 in Madrid (Spain). He obtained his Chemistry Degree in January 2014, at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM).  Throughout his later undergraduate years he came in contact with Coordination Chemistry while carrying out “Syntheses and Characterization of Asymmetric Thiosemicarbazone Complexes as Cell Markers and/or Precursors of Radiopharmeceuticals”, under the supervision of Maria Antonia Mendiola in the Inorganic Chemistry department.

The following year, he obtained his M. Sc. In Organic Chemistry at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM), where he conducted his Thesis work in Master´s Degree in “Development of Anchored Catalysts in Graphene Derivatives and their Applications in Catalysts”, supervised by Belén Cid de la Plata in the department of organic synthesis.


In 2015, he obtained a fellowship to carry out his PhD titled “Graphene-based scaffolds as multi-stimuli responsive programmable materials for on-demand drug delivery, under the supervision of Sonia Merino Guijarro and Ana María Sánchez Migallón, at Facultad de Ciencias y Tecnologías Químicas, Universidad de Castilla la Mancha (UCLM).

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)