Tenured Scientist at INCAR-CSIC since 2020, Marta G. Plaza carried out her undergraduate studies in Chemical Engineering at the Universities of Oviedo (Spain) and Strathclyde (UK). She obtained a PhD from the University of Oviedo in 2009. After working as a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Porto (Portugal), she joined the Department of Energy & Environment at INCAR-CSIC, in Spain, where she continues to develop her activity. Her main research interests are emissions reduction and adsorption-based separation processes, with a special focus on CO2 capture. She is the author of 48 research articles that have gained the recognition of the scientific community with near 4000 citations and a hindex of 28. Over the years she has participated in a number of research projects and conferences at the international and national level, and has been awarded with competitive fellowships in all the stages of her career.