Associate Professor (Profesor Titular de Universidad)

Artificial Intelligence Department

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Phone +34 91 336 7437. Office: D-2109


Bachelor in Computer Science, 1997

Ph.D. in Computer Science, 2001

Ph.D. Thesis on Evolutionary Computation

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Researcher ID: F-9625-2013:


Associate professor since 2007 at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.

Assistant professor from 2000 to 2007.

Academic Secretary of the Artificial Intelligence Department (, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid from 2008 to 2012.

Teaching: Artificial Intelligence (Grade), Evolutionary Computation, Deep Learning and Intelligent Systems (Master).


My research interests are Distance Learning and Natural Computing; namely, evolutionary computation and artificial neural networks. My topics of research are instructional and technological models for distance learning / teaching, neural network models and learning algorithms, the interplay between artificial neural networks and approximation theory, evolutionary construction of intelligent systems, robust intelligent systems, and endless evolution.