Gonzalo Puig-Samper Naranjo has a degree in Energy Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid (2019) and in Mining Civil Engineering (specialty: Energy and the Environment) from the Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne (2020).
His final degree project consisted of an environmental and economic analysis, entitled "Comparative life cycle assessment of conventional, electric and hybrid vehicles in Spain". During the 2018-2019 academic year, he carried out a 3-month internship in the selective hydrogenation unit of Axens-Group IFP Technologies.
In 2020 he continued his studies with the Master's Degree in Sciences de l’Environnement Industriel et Urbain, taught at l’Ecole des Mines de Saint-Etienne, l’Ecole National des Travaux Publics de l’Etat and INSA Lyon. He did a 6-month internship at the CIEMAT Pollutant Emissions Unit, where he developed his master's thesis, entitled “Applying remote sensing techniques to measure vehicle exhaust gases: Metrological study and characterization of the Spanish car fleet”. In February 2021, he joined the IMDEA Energy Systems Analysis Unit as a predoctoral researcher.