Antonio Teixell is Professor and Head of the Department of Geology at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He formerly performed research at SUNY-Albany, UT-Austin and the Geological Survey of Spain, and obtained his PhD in the Universitat de Barcelona in 1992. He has over 30 years of experience on the geology and geophysics of external fold and thrust belts, with emphasis on tectonics-sedimentation relationships. He has published more than 40 papers in international journals, and has led field trips in areas like the Pyrenees or the Atlas Mountains for the AAPG and for diverse industry and university groups.
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain