15 Notable alumni of
Polytechnic University of Valencia

The Polytechnic University of Valencia is 1870th in the world, 618th in Europe, and 30th in Spain by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 15 notable alumni from the Polytechnic University of Valencia sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Santiago Calatrava

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    Santiago Calatrava
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    sculptorarchitectstructural engineercivil engineerengineer
    Biography

    Santiago Calatrava Valls is a Spanish architect, structural engineer, sculptor and painter, particularly known for his bridges supported by single leaning pylons, and his railway stations, stadiums, and museums, whose sculptural forms often resemble living organisms. His best-known works include the Olympic Sports Complex of Athens, the Milwaukee Art Museum, the Turning Torso tower in Malmö, Sweden, the World Trade Center Transportation Hub in New York City, the Auditorio de Tenerife in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in Dallas, Texas, and his largest project, the City of Arts and Sciences and Opera House in his birthplace, Valencia. His architectural firm has offices in New York City, Doha, and Zürich.

  2. Núria Roca Granell

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    Núria Roca Granell
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Enrolled in the Polytechnic University of Valencia
    In 2003 graduated with licentiate
    Occupations
    television presenterannouncerjournalistactorwriter
    Biography

    Nuria Roca Granell is a Spanish writer, TV presenter, actress, radio announcer and architect.

  3. Joan Ribó

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    Joan Ribó
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    high school teacherpoliticianengineertrade unionistprofessor
    Biography

    Joan Ribó i Canut is a Spanish politician who has been the mayor of Valencia since 13 June 2015. Ribó is member of Compromís.

  4. Alberto Fabra

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    Alberto Fabra
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Alberto Fabra Part is a Spanish politician who belongs to the People's Party. He was the fifth President of the Valencian Government since devolution was granted in 1982.

  5. Victoria Francés

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    Victoria Francés
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    painterwriterdrawer
    Biography

    Victoria Francés is a Spanish illustrator.

  6. Paula Bonet

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    Paula Bonet
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    illustratorpainter
    Biography

    Paula Bonet is a Spanish book illustrator and painter. She has taken part in various projects and books, such as the book of poems called "Si uneixes tots els punts" (“If you connect all the points”) written by Estel Solé and the work "T'estimo, ets perfecte, ja et canviaré" directed by Elisenda Roca. She became famous mainly because of the illustrations she began doing in 2009, she has hundreds of thousands of followers on social networks.

  7. Tomás Guitarte

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    Tomás Guitarte
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    architectpolitician
    Biography

    Tomás José Guitarte Gimeno is a Spanish architect and politician serving as president and sole deputy within the Congress of Deputies for the electoral coalition Teruel Existe. He gained the position of deputy in the Spanish general election in November 2019.

  8. Ibo Bonilla

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    Ibo Bonilla
    Born in
    Costa Rica Flag Costa Rica
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    architectsculptorpainter
    Biography

    Ibo Bonilla Oconitrillo is an architect, sculptor, mathematician and educator of Costa Rica. He has Costa Rican and Spanish nationality.

  9. Ana Juan

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    Ana Juan
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    painterillustrator
    Biography

    Ana Juan is a Spanish artist, illustrator and painter.

  10. José Manuel López Rodrigo

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    José Manuel López Rodrigo
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politicianagricultural engineer
    Biography

    José Manuel López Rodrigo is a Spanish activist and politician. He has been member of the 10th Assembly of Madrid in the Podemos parliamentary group.

  11. Diana Morant

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    Diana Morant
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Diana Morant Ripoll is a Spanish politician who has been mayor of Gandia (Valencia) from 13 June 2015. She has been General Secretary of the Socialist Party of the Valencian Country since 2014. She was also a deputy in the Corts Valencianes, the regional assembly of Valencia, from July 2015 to May 2017. She started her political career in the Spanish Socialist Workers Party (PSOE) on June 11, 2011.

  12. Carles Magraner

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    Carles Magraner
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Occupations
    string musicianmusicologist
    Biography

    Carles Magraner is a Spanish musician. He was born on November 16, 1962 in Almussafes and studied music at Carcaixent, the Conservatorio Superior de Valencia (cello and musicology), Conservatoire Toulouse and Amsterdam (viola de arco). He is a professor of cello and viola da gamba, though most of his professional work is done with the group Capella de Ministrers, which he founded in Valencia in 1987 and of which he is still director.

  13. Rafael Serrallet i Gómez

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    Rafael Serrallet i Gómez
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    classical guitarist
    Biography

    Rafael Serrallet is a Spanish classical guitarist.

  14. Eugenio Oñate Ibañez de Navarra

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    Eugenio Oñate Ibañez de Navarra
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    engineermathematician
    Biography

    Eugenio Oñate Ibañez de Navarra, often referred as Eugenio Onãte, is a Spanish engineer who works in computational mechanics.

  15. Lalalimola

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    Lalalimola
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Enrolled in the Polytechnic University of Valencia
    Studied in 2007-2012
    Occupations
    illustrator
    Biography

    Lalalimola is the pseudonym of the Spanish illustrator Sandra Navarro. She lives and works in Barcelona. Sandra has two Bachelor’s Degrees, one in Advertising at the Jaume I University (2002-2007) and one in Fine Arts at the Polytechnic University of Valencia (2007-2012). She worked as a graphic designer for five years until she decided to focus her career on illustration. Besides, she worked as a teacher at the Polytechnic University of Valencia in the Drawing Department of Fine Arts (2014-2015). In the early years of her career as illustrator, she worked mainly in the field of children's and young people's literature at the national and international levels. Later, her style was moving forward to the present day where Lalalimola’s work is primarily focused on editorial illustration. Her list of clients includes Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster, Oxford University Press, APEX Experience Magazine, SZ Magazin, El País, Scoop Magazine, UNICEF, Specsavers, Barcelona City Council and more. Recently Sandra did the ad campaign for the 53rd Valencia Book Fair, a mural for the Sala Ciutat BCN, the official bookshop in Barcelona City Hall; and several covers for El País Newspaper.