Prof. Luis Casarrubios


Dr. Luis Casarrubios Palomar Profesor Titular (U.C.M.) Email:

Born in Madrid, Luis got his Bachelor degree in Chemistry in 1991 (UCM) and his PhD in 1995 (Cum laude and UCM Thesis award). After a postdoct stay in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with prof. M. Brookhart he joined the Universidad San Pablo CEU in Madrid as an assistant professor in 1997 where he worked until 2002. Luis then moved to the pharmaceutical industry for almost four years (Eli Lilly, Spain) and in January 2006 he returned to the university as a Ramon y Cajal Researcher being part of the Bioorganometallic chemistry group.

Research along these years has been centered in multiple areas: Fischer Complexes chemistry, catalysis, Pauson-Khand reaction, metathesis, medicinal chemistry, scale up processes and is actually centered in bioorganometallic chemistry.

Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Avda/ Complutense S/N
Facultad de Ciencias Químicas
Departamento de Química Orgánica I
Madrid 28040 España
Fax: +34-913944310