Dr. Julia Mirza is currently Director of Research and Protection in Corrosion – Canarias (from 1998) and Professor at Mechanical Department of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University (ULPGC). She is Head of Nanoscience and Nanomaterials Laboratory from the ULPGC. Dr. Julia Mirza earned one Ph.D. in Engineering (1995) and another Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences (1996) and carried out Post-doctoral research at State University of New York. Her research interests include the characterization of nanomaterials, corrosion testing and analysis of new biomaterials and their surface treatments.