Prof. G. Paredes graduated as industrial engineering at the PUCMM, Santiago, Dominican Republic in 2009. She started teaching and working on carbon materials and then went to France for 2 years (INSA-Toulouse, INP-Grenoble) where she graduated in technological innovation in 2014. She obtained the position of a Professor at the PUCMM in 2015. She joined the research group of M. Monthioux at CEMES, Toulouse, France, for 3-4 years. Her recent publications report works on carbon nanocones (Puech et al., J. Carbon Res. 5 (2019) 69) and diamanoïds (Piazza et al., Carbon 145 (2019) 10).