Agronomy Engineer, from the University of Uruguay, MSc, PhD. (Soil and Water) from the Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil. Researcher since 1990 at the Instituto Nacional de Investigación Agropecuaria (INIA, Uruguay). Participating and leading national and international projects. More than 70 publications in national and international journals in both peer-reviewed journals and dissemination journals for technicians and farmers. More than 50 presentations at national and international meetings, workshops, seminars and congress. Author of more than 10 chapters in irrigation books. More than 40 undergraduate and postgraduate students like advisors and co-advisors in final works or thesis. Since 2015 he has been part of the technical commission of Section I of the CIGR (International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering). Also, member of the board of GWP Uruguay (Global Water Partnership).