Department of  Environmental Paleobiology


Ismael CORONADO, Ph.D.


Biominerals and biomaterials: Structure, composition and crystallography


CURRICULUM VITAE



Personal data
Ismael Coronado Vila
Born in Madrid, Spain, 1982

Academic degrees
  • 2015. Doctoral degree in Geology and Geological Engineering (Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain). Thesis: On biomineralization of Carboniferous auloporid corals [Supervisor: Dr. Sergio Rodríguez García], Summa cum laude.
  • 2009. Master of Science in Paleontology (Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain). Thesis: Biosedimentary study of Las Ilces section, Cosgaya Formation, Carboniferous, Cantabria (Spain). [Supervisor: Dr. Sergio Rodríguez García]
  • 2008. B. Sc. in Geological Sciences (Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain), with honours.
Awards and fellowships
  • 2017 - present. Post-doctoral fellowship at Institute of Paleobiology. Warsaw, Poland.
  • 2016. Extraordinary Doctorate Award in Geology by the Universidad Complutense (Madrid, Spain).
  • 2015. Front cover in Geobiology journal with the article “Reconstructing a Carboniferous inferred coral-alcyonarian association using a biomineralogical approach”.
  • 2015. Poster Award. 12th International Symposium of Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera. German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) and International Association of Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera.
  • 2014. PALEONTUROLOGÍA 14. International Award in Palaeontology Research. Fundación Conjunto Paleontológico de Teruel-Dinópolis, la Fundación Teruel Siglo XXI and Sociedad Gestora Conjunto Paleontológico de Teruel (Dinópolis, Teruel, Spain).
Grants
  • 2011. Short-term fellowships abroad. FPI-UCM 2011. (Universidad Complutense). Formation Program of Researchers (FPI-UCM). Funding organism: Universidad Complutense. [October 2012 – December 2012 in University of Alabama (USA)].
  • 2012. SYNTHESYS; FR-TAF-2397 ‘Systematic, microstructural, biomineralogical and palaeobiogeographical studies of the Carboniferous auloporids corals deposited in the Muséum National de l´Histoire Naturelle, MNHN (Paris, France)’ [1stJune 2012 - 15th June 2012].
  • 2013. Grant for the Summer School Courses of El Escorial in the Universidad Complutense (Madrid, Spain), for the Course Laser ablation spectroscopy and methods: multidisciplinary analysis (forensic, archaeology, food industry and healthcare).
  • 2015-2016. Research grant of Spanish Palaeontology Society. Coronado, I. (PI). “Structure and crystallographic arrangement of Axophyllidae skeletons (Rugosa) from Mississippian (Carboniferous): possible architectural and evolutionary implications”.
  • 2016. Travel grant of Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany) to attend the XXV von Humboldt Spain Meeting (Bergara, Guipuzcoa, Spain).
Other projects
  • 2017-2018. Polish National Science Centre (NCN) project "Significance of proteins in biomineralization of calcium carbonate gravity sensors in fossil and modern fish" [participant; collaboration with prof. J. Stolarski]
  • 2014-2017. Project POLNOR - The Changing Ocean of the Polar North. Work Package 3 (Recent and subfossil biomineral skeletons of Arctic carbonate sediments and organisms as (paleo)environmental archives: a critical assessment). Programme "Polish-Norwegian Research Cooperation" [participant; collaboration with prof. J. Stolarski]

Participation in scientific meetings

  • The 14th International Symposium on Biomineralization (BIOMIN XIV) From Molecular and Nano-structural Analyses to Environmental Science, October 9-13, 2017, Tsukuba, Japan.
  • 1st International Meeting of Early-Stage Researchers in Palaentology – XIV Encuentro de Jóvenes Investigadores en Paleontología (IMERP•XIVEJIP), Alpuente (Valencia). April 2016. Poster communication. ISBN: 978-84-608-7449-2
  • 13th International Symposium on Biomineralization. Granada (Spain). September 2015. Poster communication.
  • 12th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera. GUtech, Muscat (Oman). February 2015. Poster communication.
  • Gondwana 15 North meets to South. Superior Technical School of Mining Engineers, Madrid (Spain). June 2014. Oral and poster communication.
  • Laser applications in archaeology, geology, forensic sciences, and food industry. Universidad Complutense, Madrid (Spain). February 2014. Invited speaker with the talk ‘Using LIBS in Recent and fossil corals: palaeothermometry and seasonality’.
  • X Encuentro de Jóvenes Investigadores en Paleontología. Sot de Chera, Valencia (Spain). April 2012. Poster communication.
  • XXVII Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. Institut Català de Paleontologia Miquel Crusafont. Sabadell (Spain). Octuber 2011. Sociedad Española de Paleontología. Oral communication. ISBN: 978-84-615-3001-4
  • XXX Reunión de la Sociedad Española de Mineralogía. Fundación Goméz Pardo, Madrid (Spain). September 2010. Sociedad Española de Mineralogía. Poster communication. ISSN 1885-7264
  • Workshop on Biominerals and Biomineralization Processes. Fundación Goméz Pardo, Madrid (Spain). September 2010. Sociedad Española de Mineralogía.
  • 8th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists. Aix-en-Provence (France). June 2010. Poster communication.
  • XXV Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones de Ronda (Spain). September 2009. Sociedad Española de Paleontología. Oral communication. ISBN: 978-84-9747-312-5
  • XXIV Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. Museo del Jurásico de Asturias, Colunga, Asturias (Spain). October 2008. Sociedad Española de Paleontología. Oral communication. ISBN-13: 978-84-691-6581-2



Publications



Scientific Papers (in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters)

  • Cáceres, J. O., Motto-Ros, V., Moncayo, S., Trichard, F., Palascini, F., Panczer, G., Marín-Roldán, A., Cruz, J. A., Coronado, I. and Martín-Chivelet, J. 2017. Mega pixel multi-elemental imaging in paleoclimate studies by Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy. Scientific Reports. 7:5080, 11pp, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-05437-3
  • Cózar, P., Izart, A., Vachard, D. and Coronado, I. 2017. A mid-Tournaisian-late Viséan carbonate ramp reconstructed from nappes and olistolites in the southern Montagne Noire (France). Sedimentary Geology 358, 148-175, doi.org/10.1016/j.sedgeo.2017.07.007
  • Rodríguez, S., Somerville, I.D., Cózar, P., Coronado, I. and Said, I. 2016. Inventory and analysis of the distribution of Viséan corals from the Guadiato Area (Córdoba, SW Spain). Spanish Journal of Palaeontology 31 (1), 181-220. ISSN: 2255-0550
  • Coronado, I., Pérez-Huerta, A. and Rodríguez, S. 2016. Analogous biomineralization processes between the fossil coral Calceola sandalina (Rugosa, Devonian) and other Recent and fossil cnidarians.. Journal of Structural Biology. 196, 173-186, doi:10.1016/j.jsb.2016.06.013
  • Rodríguez, S. Said, I, Somerville, I.D., Cózar, P. and Coronado, I. 2016. Serpukhovian coral assemblages from Idmarrach and Tirhela Formations (Adarouch, Morocco) Geologica Belgica. 19 (1-2), 29-42, doi: 10.20341/gb.2016.005
  • Coronado, I., and Rodríguez, S. 2016. Biomineral structure and crystallographic arrangement of cerioid and phaceloid growth in Syringoporicae corals (Tabulata, Devonian-Carboniferous): a genetic reflection. Geological Magazine. 153 (4), 718-742, doi:10.1017/S0016756815000862
  • Rodríguez, S. Said, I, Somerville, I.D., Cózar, P. & Coronado, I. 2015. Description of the Serpukhovian rugose and tabulate corals from Idmarrach and Tirhela Formations (Adarouch, Morocco). Boletín de la Real Sociedad de Historia Natural. Sección Geológica.109. 71-101. ISSN: 0583-7510
  • Coronado, I., Pérez-Huerta, A. and Rodríguez, S. 2015. Reconstruyendo el esqueleto de un coral tabulado del Carbonífero. ¡Fundamental! 28, Fundación Dinópolis, Teruel, 50pp. (book) . ISBN–13: 978–84–938173–8–1
  • Cózar, P., Somerville, I. D., Vachard, D., Coronado, I., García-Frank, A., Medina-Varea, P., Said, I., Del Moral, B. and Rodríguez, S. 2015. Upper Mississippian to lower Pennsylvanian biostratigraphic correlation of the Sahara Platform successions on the northern margin of Gondwana (Morocco, Algeria, Libya). Gondwana Research. 36, 459-472, doi:10.1016/j.gr.2015.07.019
  • Coronado, I., Fernández-Martínez, E., Rodríguez, S. and Tourneur, F. 2015. Reconstructing a Carboniferous inferred coral-alcyonarian association using a biomineralogical approach. Geobiology. 13(4), 340 - 356, doi:10.1111/gbi.12133
  • Coronado, I., Pérez-Huerta, A. and Rodríguez, S. 2015. Computer-integrated polarisation (CIP) in the analysis of fossils: a case of study in a Palaeozoic coral (Sinopora, Syringoporicae, Carboniferous). Historical Biology. 27(8), 1098-1112, doi:10.1080/08912963.2014.938236
  • Coronado, I., Pérez-Huerta, A. and Rodríguez, S. 2015. Crystallographic orientations of Structural elements in skeletons of Syringoporicae (tabulate corals, Carboniferous): implications for Biomineralization processes in palaeozoic Corals. Palaeontology. 58 (1), 111-132, doi:10.1111/pala.12127
  • Coronado, I., and Rodríguez, S. 2014. Carboniferous auloporids from the Iberian Peninsula: palaeocology, diversity, and spatio-temporal distribution. Journal of Iberian Geology. 40 (1), 61-85, doi:10.5209/rev_JIGE.2014.v40.n1.44088
  • Rodríguez, S., Wagner. R. H., Álvarez-Vázquez, C., Cózar, P. and Coronado, I. 2013. El Carbonífero del Alto Guadiato. La paleontología del Paleozoico. XXIX Jornadas de Paleontología. Córdoba. 37 – 62. ISBN 978-8493-8181-2-8 (book chapter).
  • Coronado, I., Pérez-Huerta, A. and Rodríguez, S. 2013. Primary biogenic skeletal structures in Multithecopora (Tabulata, Pennsylvanian). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 386, 286-299, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2013.05.030
  • Cruz, J. A., Coronado, I. and Fernández-Díaz, L. 2010. Estudio preliminar de las mineralizaciones de vanadatos de uranio asociados a dientes y huesos fósiles: Implicaciones genéticas y geoquímicas. Macla. 13, 73 – 74. ISSN 1885-7264.
  • Coronado, I. and Rodríguez, S. 2010. Bioacumulación de Filosilicatos en las paredes de un Micro-Burrow de gusano del Carbonífero. Macla. 13, 67 – 68. ISSN 1885-7264.
  • Coronado, I. and Rodríguez, S. 2009. Análisis de microfacies de los montículos de la Formación Cosgaya, Sección de Las Ilces, Pensilvánico, Cantabria. Coloquios de Paleontología. 59, 61 – 91. ISSN 1132-1660.

 

Conference Abstracts

  • Ricardo Mateos-Carralafuente, J., Coronado, I. Rodríguez, S. 2017. Descripción e interpretación de líneas de crecimiento en las conchas de Gigantoproductus (Serpujoviense, Carbonífero). XV Encuentro de Jóvenes Investigadores en Paleontología (EJIP). Pombal (Portugal). Abstracts Book.
  • Coronado I. Esteve, J. (2017). Microstructural and crystallographic characterization of Cambrian trilobites (Shandong Province, North China): perspectives on the trilobite biomineralization. 6th International Conference on Trilobites and their Relatives. Tallin (Estonia) Abstract book
  • Cáceres, J. O., Motto-Ros, V., Moncayo, S., Trichard, F., Palascini, F., Panczer, G., Marín-Roldán, A., Manzoor, S., Cruz, J. A., Coronado, I., Martín-Chivelet, J. (2017). Megapixel multi-elemental imaging by Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy, a technology with considerable potential for paleoclimate studies. 9th EMSLIBS conference. Pisa (Italy). Abstracts Book.
  • Ricardo Mateos-Carralafuente, J., Coronado, I. Rodríguez, S. (2017). Registro isotópico en cochas de gigantoprodúctidos del corredor del Rheico durante la glaciación del Carbonífero (Serpujoviense inferior): una glaciación dinámica. XXXIII Jornadas de Paleontología de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología (SEP). Cádiz (Spain). Proceedings of XXXIII Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. 117-119.
  • Rodríguez, S., Somerville, I. D., Cózar. P., Coronado, I. and Said, I. (2017). Asociación de corales del Viseense inferior de Ba Mussa (Cuenca de Azrou-Khenifra, Marruecos). XXXIII Jornadas de Paleontología de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología (SEP). Cádiz (Spain). Proceedings of XXXIII Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. 156-158.
  • Coronado, I., Pérez-Huerta, A., Rodríguez, S. 2017. The role of organic matrix in the biocrystallization process of Syringoporicae (Tabulata, Cnidaria, Carboniferous). P-43, p. 194. The 14th International Symposium on Biomineralization (BIOMIN XIV) From Molecular and Nano-structural Analyses to Environmental Science, October 9-13, 2017, Tsukuba, Japan.
  • Stolarski, J., Coronado, I., Lampart-Kałużniacka, M., Mazur, M., Meibom, A. 2017. Calcium carbonate polymorphism in salmonid fish otoliths: Crystallography and biogeochemistry. O-034, p. 75. The 14th International Symposium on Biomineralization (BIOMIN XIV) From Molecular and Nano-structural Analyses to Environmental Science, October 9-13, 2017, Tsukuba, Japan.
  • Stolarski, J., Potocka, M., Bayer, R.C., Bowden. T., Coronado, I., Mazur, M., Luquet, G. 2017. The calcified storage structures (gastroliths) in American lobster: Development, composition, and hierarchical structure. P-13, p. 164. The 14th International Symposium on Biomineralization (BIOMIN XIV) From Molecular and Nano-structural Analyses to Environmental Science, October 9-13, 2017, Tsukuba, Japan.
  • Cáceres, J. O., Motto-Ros, V., Moncayo, S., Trichard, F., Palascini, F., Panczer, G., Marín-Roldán, A., Cruz, J. A., Coronado, I. Martín-Chivelet, J. LIBS for multi-elemental imaging in paleoclimate studies. LIBS 2016: From laser plasmas to analyses. Chamonix (France). Abstracts Book.
  • Coronado, I. (2016). Biomineral analysis of the enigmatic fossil Cladochonus McCoy, 1847: a representative of calcifiying hydrozoa?. 1st IMERP•XIVEJIP, Alpuente (Valencia). Abstracts Book. 24
  • Coronado, I., Pérez-Huerta, A. and Rodríguez, S. (2015). Structure and crystallographic arrangement of the Calceola sandalina skeleton (Rugosa, Middle Devonian, Givetian). 13th International Symposium on Biomineralization, Granada (Spain). Abstracts Book.
  • Rodríguez, S., Said, I., Somerville, I.D., Cózar, P. and Coronado, I. (2015). Coral assemblages of the Serpukhovian-Bashkirian trasition from Adarouch (Morocco). 12th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera 2015, Muscat (Oman). Abstracts Book. 21
  • Coronado, I. and Rodríguez, S. (2015). On biomineralization of Devonian and Carboniferous Syringoporicae. 12th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera 2015, Muscat (Oman). Abstracts Book. 32
  • Rodríguez, S., Said, I. Somerville, I., Cózar, P. and Coronado, I. (2014). Corales del tránsito Serpukhoviense-Bashkiriense del área de Adarouch (Meseta Central Marroquí). ¡Fundamental! 24, 273-275.
  • Rodríguez, S., Coronado, I., Somerville, I., Said, I. and Cózar, P. (2014). Coral assemblages in the Viséan and Serpukhovian from Southern Spain and North Africa: paleogeographic implications. Gondwana 15. North meets South. Abstracts Book. 147.
  • Coronado, I., Fernández-Martínez, E., Rodríguez, S. and Tourneur, F. (2014). Syringoalcyon: a coral-alcyonarian association from the Palaeotethys. Gondwana 15. North meets South. Abstracts Book. 42.
  • Coronado, I., and Rodríguez, S. (2012). Diversidad de aulopóridos carboníferos en la Península Ibérica. Proceedings of Paleodiversity and Paleoecology of Iberian Ecosystems. X Encuentro de Jóvenes Investigadores en Paleontología. 45-47.
  • Coronado, I., and Rodríguez, S. (2011). Estudio a multiescala de la microestructura de Multithecopora, Playa de la Huelga (Carbonífero, Asturias). Paleontologia i evolució. Memòria especial. 5, 79-82. ISBN: 978-84-615-3001-4
  • Cruz, J. A., Coronado, I. and Fernández-Díaz, L. (2010). Uranium vanadate mineralization associated to fossil bones and teeth: toward a genetic model. EMU-School 2010: Ion-partitioning in ambient temperature aqueous system. Program and Abstracts. 21.
  • Coronado, I., Díaz-Berenguer, E., Cruz, J. A. and Colmenar, J. (2010). Review of different technologies applied to prospecting of vertebrates sites. Proceedings of 8th Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists. 25.
  • Coronado, I., Cruz, J. A., Colmenar, J. and Díaz-Berenguer, E. (2010). Application of radiometric surveying method in Miocene fossil sites in Tajo Basin (Spain). Proceedings of 8th Meeting of the European Association of Vertebrate Palaeontologists. 24.
  • Coronado, I., and Rodríguez, S. (2009). Estudio biosedimentario de la sección de las Ilces, Formación Cosgaya, Carbonífero (Cantabria). Proceedings of XXV Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. 166-170.
  • Coronado, I., Colmenar, J., Cruz, J.A., Díaz-Berenguer, E. and Martos, R. (2009). Estudio preliminar sobre la cartografía radiométrica como método para la prospección de yacimientos de vertebrados. Proceedings of XXV Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. 170-174.
  • Coronado, I. and Suárez, P. (2008). Geoturismo paleontológico en el Concejo de Laviana (Asturias).Proceedings of XXIV Jornadas de la Sociedad Española de Paleontología. 95-96.



Contact



Ismael Coronado Vila
Institute of Paleobiology PAS
ul. Twarda 51/55
PL-00-818 Warsaw, POLAND
e-mail: icoronad@twarda.pan.pl
phone 697-87-96; room 633