He is an Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics at the University of Salamanca (Spain). He obtained his Ph. D. at the University of Valladolid in 1973 in “Contact Conformal Transformations in two dimensional Models”. He was a Research Fellow at Harvard University in the period 1976-1978.

After that he obtained the Professorship at Salamanca in 1983. He retired in 2018. Information about his students can be found in: https://www.genealogy.math.ndsu.nodak.edu/.

He has been working for years in Nonlinear Classical and Quantum problems, Berry Phases, Squeezing of light and Group Theory.  His research results have been published in more than 60 papers in peer-reviewed journals. In addition, he has supervised 5 PhD thesis students. He has been the leader or participant  of more than 20 research projects funded by various public and private institutions.

Conformal elliptic Universe
Pramana , 96, 141 (2022) (2022)''

A Review in Ermakov Systems and Their Symmetries
Jose M. Cerveró , Pilar G. Estévez
Symmetry 13, 493 (2021) . https://doi.org/10.3390/sym13030493 (2021)''

A Note of Description on the Lie Algebra of the Invariants in the CBS Nonlinear Equation
New Insights into Physical Science Vol. 6. Chapter 4. 47-53 (2020) (2020)''

Solitons in a nonlinear model of spin transport in helical molecules
P. Albares, E. Díaz, Jose M. Cerveró, F. Domínguez-Adame, E. Diez, and P. G. Estévez
Phys. Rev. E 97, 022210 (2018)''

Spin dynamics in helical molecules with nonlinear interactions
E. Díaz, P. Albares, P.G. Estévez, J.M. Cerveró, C. Gaul, E. Diez and F. Domínguez-Adame
New J. Phys. 20 (2018) 043055 (2018)''

Exact Propagator of a Two Dimensional Anisotropic Harmonic Oscillator in the Presence of a Magnetic Field
Jose M. Cerveró
Journal of Modern Physics , 8, 500-510 (2017)''

Lump solitons in a higher-order nonlinear equation in 2 + 1 dimensions
P. G. Estévez, E. Díaz, F. Domínguez-Adame, Jose M. Cerveró, and E. Diez
PHYSICAL REVIEW E 93, 062219 (2016) (2016)''

The one dimensional Schrödinger equation: symmetries, solutions and Feynman propagators
Jose M Cerveró and Pablo P Polo
Eur. J. Phys. 37 (2016) 055401 (2016)''

Exact transmission coefficient with one and two barriers in graphene
J.D. Lejarreta, C. Hernández Fuentevilla, E. Diez y J.M. Cerveró
Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 46, 155304 (20pp) (2013)''

Solitary wavepackets from oscillatory non linear equations with damping
J.M. Cerveró
Nonlinear Dynamics 67, 63-69 (2012)''

The massless Dirac equation in the refrigerator
José M. Cerveró and E. Díez
Int. J. Theor. Phys., 50, 2134-2143 (2011)''

The symmetry group of the quantum harmonic oscillator in an electric field
Juan D. Lejarreta and José M. Cerveró
Cent Eur. J. Phys, 6, 671-684 (2008)''

One-dimensional disordered wires with Poschl-Teller potentials
A. Rodríguez and J.M. Cerveró
Phys Rev B74, (2006), 104201 (2006)''

Continuum of stended states in the spectrum of a one dimensional random potential
A. Rodríguez and José M. Cerveró.
Phys. Rev. B, 193312(4) (2005)''

Simple model for a quantum wireIII: Transmission in finite samples with correlated disorder
José M. Cerveró and A. Rodríguez
European Physical Journal, B43, 543-548 (2005)''

Absortion in atomic wires
J. M. Cerveró and A. Rodríguez
Phys. Rev. A 70, 052705 (2004)''

Quantum gates and degenerations
J. Mateo and J. M. Cerveró
J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 37, 2465-2477 (2004)''

The band spectrum of periodic potentials with PT-symmetry
J. M. Cerveró and A. Rodríguez
J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 37, 10167-10177 (2004)''

PT-symmetry in one dimensional quantum periodic potentials
Jose M. Cervero
Physics Letters A 317, 26-31 (2003)''

Simple model for a quantum wire II: statistically correlated disorder
Jose M. Cervero and A. Rodriguez
Eur. Phys. J. B 32, 537-543 (2003)''

Infinite chain of N different deltas: A simple model for a quantum wire
J. M. Cervero and A. Rodriguez
Eur. Phys. J. B. 30, 239-251, (2002) (2002)''

Intense laser interacting with a two level atom: WKB expressions for Dipole Transitions and Population Inversion.
J. D. Lejarreta and J. M. Cervero
Physics Letters, 293A, 1-9, (2002) (2002)''

Squeezing and Quantum Canonical Transformations.
J. M. Cervero and A. Rodriguez
International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 41, 503-510, (2002) (2002)''

Formalism and Examples of Squeezing and Dynamical Symmetries
J.M. Cerveró and J. D. Lejarreta
Proceedings of the international workshop "Symmetries in Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Optics" , Burgos (Spain) Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Burgos. 97-108 (1999)''

Squeezing and dynamical symmetries: Formalism and examples
José M. Cerveró
International Journal of Theoretical Physics 38, 2095 (1999)''

The Floquet analysis and noninteger higher harmonics generation
José M. Cerveró and J.D. Lejarreta
Journal of Mathematical Physics 40, 1738-1755 (1999)''

The time-dependent canonical formalism: Generalized harmonic oscillator and the infinite square well with a moving boundary
José M. Cerveró and J.D. Lejarreta
Europhysics Letters 45, 6-12 (1999)''

Vacuum radiation and Symmetry Breaking in Conformal Invariant Quantum Field Theory
V. Aldaya, M. Calixto, and José M. Cerveró
Communications in Mathematical Physics 200, 325-354 (1999)''

Dynamical Symmetries, Cyclic and Periodic States
Jose M. Cerveró and J.D. Lejarreta
Journal of Physics A 31, 5507-5523 (1998)''

Miura Transformation between two Nonlinear Equations in (2+1)-Dimensions
Jose M. Cerveró and P.G. Estévez
Journal of Mathematical Physics 39, 2800-2807 (1998)''

Quantum Phases: Exact Solutions and Two Examples
Jose M. Cerveró and J.D. Lejarreta
Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Squeezed States and Uncertainty Relations, Balatonfüred, Hungary, 27-31 May, 1997, (D. Han, J. Janszky, Y.S. Kim, and V.I. Man'ko, Eds.), NASA Proceedings, NASA/CP-1998-206855 (1998)''

Quantum Phases and the Degenerate Optical Parametric Oscillator
José M. Cervero and Juan D. Lejarreta,
Quantum and Semiclassical Optics 9, L5-L11 (1997)''

Generalized Two-Mode Harmonic Oscillator: SO(3,2) Dynamical Group and Squeezed States
José M. Cerveró and Juan D. Lejarreta
J. Phys. A: Math & Gen. 29, 7545-7560 (1996)''

Integrability of the Perturbed KdV Equation for Convecting Fluids: Symmetry Analysis and Solutions
José M. Cerveró and O. Zurrón
Journal of Nonlinear Mathematical Physics 3, 1-23 (1996)''

Two Photon Interaction: SO(3,2) Symmetry and exact solutions
José M. Cerveró and J. D. Lejarreta
Int. Phys. Conf. Ser. 140, Section 9 201-204 IOP Publishing Ltd. (1995)''

The wind-round-tree model and the two-dimensional Lorentz gas
José M. Cerveró, J. Güémez, and S. Velasco
Physics Letters A 190, 434-438 (1994)''