Prof. David Mecerreyes

Ikerbasque Research Professor


Prof. David Mecerreyes
Vice Director

Centro Joxe Mari Korta
Avenida de Tolosa, 72
20018 Donostia-San Sebastián

Tel:+34 943 018018


Graduated from the University of the Basque Country in 1994, and obtained the Ph.D. degree in 1998 from University of Liege (Belgium).

Honors and awards

In 2001 he was awarded with a Ramón y Cajal Fellowship from the Spanish Ministry of Science and Technology (MCYT) being elected as the number #1 proposal in Materials Science.


In January 2011, he took an Ikerbasque Research Professor position at POLYMAT- University of the Basque Country. He is leading a group specialized in polymer chemistry. The laboratory covers a range or research activities between organic and polymer chemistry, supramolecular chemistry and nanomaterials science. The final goal is to synthesize innovative polymeric materials for Emerging Technologies in sectors such as Energy and Environment.

Grupo de Polímeros Innovadores