Víctor Cerda, graduated and PhD in Chemistry by the University of Barcelona. Full Professor of Analytical Chemistry in 1982 at the University of the Balearic Islands (UIB). Has conducted 41 Ph.D. Thesis, written 14 books, and collaborated with 14 chapters in other scientific books. Has published 620 papers and presented 847 contributions in national and international symposia. His main research lines are related with the development of new automatic methods in Analytical Chemistry and their application to environmental and pharmaceutical samples. Has been organized more than 15 international symposia. Has been Vice-President of the Spanish Society of Analytical Chemistry.