Maruxa Sordo started her B.Sc. in Physics at the University of Santiago de Compostela in 1991. After graduating in 1996, she started working at the Departament of Electronics and Computer Science at the same university, where she obtained her M.Sc. degree in 1998. As software developer, she participated in several R&D projects, mainly related to Monitoring and Control Systems. Maruxa became part of the Software Development team at MESTRELAB RESEARCH in 2006.