Volodymyr Chernenko has completed his PhD at the age of 26 years from Moscow State University, Russia. He is the Ikerbasque research professor at BCMaterials & University of Basque Country. He has 38 years of research experience in centres in Ukraine, Germany, Japan, Italy, United States, France, Switzerland, Australia, Spain, Hong Kong and Russia. He is the author and co-author of 14 patents and 315 original papers in ISI scientific journals and 5 book chapters with more than 8400 citations and h-index equal to 46 (Google Scholar). He is an International fellow awardee of the Helmholtz Association (Germany) since 2014. He is world-wide known as one of the founders of the new research area “Ferromagnetic shape memory alloys” being organizer and/or invited speaker of many International conferences.