Content of event:
Project presentation of the DAAD project IVAC (International Virtual Academic Collaboration) “Future Engineers – International, Global and Multicultural formation.”
Prof. Dr. José Luis Vázquez González is a senior Full-Time Professor in the department of Computing, Electronics and Mechatronics at Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico.
He actually is the academic director of his department.
Prof. Vázquez-Gonzalez has a PhD in electronics and more than 20 years of experience as lecturer.
He was a visiting professor at Appalachian State University, North Carolina, USA in the Physics Engineering department.
Also, he was a visiting researcher at General Electric in 2015. In summer 2017 and summer 2018 he was as a visiting scholar at Universidad de Valencia, Spain.
He is IEEE member and he held the Senior Member of this institute since 2006.
His interest is on the industrial automation, control systems and electronics.
Prof. Dr. Rubén Alejos Palomares has received the B. S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Minatitlán Technological Institute, at Minatitlán, Veracruz, México in 1987, the M. S. and Ph.D. degrees in the National Institute of Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics at Tonantzintla, Puebla, México, in 1990 and 1999 respectively. Since 1988 he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering of the Universidad de las Américas-Puebla as Full Time Professor. His areas of interest are instrumentation, measurement, intelligent control systems. Currently he is working in Biomedical and Mechatronics Systems oriented to develop intelligent and autonomous Prosthesis and in design of biomedical instruments. He was Head of the Electronics Engineering Department of the Universidad de las Américas, Puebla from 2002 to 2005 and Dean of the Engineering School in the same university in 2005. He has published around of 100 technical contributions in conferences proceedings and some peer revised journals. He has been advisor of around of 140 bachelor thesis and 30 Master in Sciences Thesis the most in the subject of industrial measurement and biomedical instrumentation. He is active member in IEEE and during the period of 2008 to 2010, was the president of the IEEE Puebla Section. Since 2010, he is Chair of the IEEE Computational Intelligent Society Chapter of the IEEE Puebla Section. He was Chair of the Technical Program of the MWSCAS 2009 which is the oldest conference in the area of Circuits and System sponsored by IEEE Circuit and Systems Society.