Full Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University of Madrid - UPM in Spain and Director of Railway Technology Research Group of UPM. Expert in transportation systems, railways technologies and dynamic simulation, with more than 25 years of expertise in these fields, combining strong R&D developments with management of Educational and Research institutions.
Participation and management in more than 30 R&D national end international projects with public competitive funding and more than 50 relevant R&D projects with private companies.
Author of 12 books, 70 papers in international journals, 140 papers in proceedings conferences and 4 patents. Director of 8 PhD theses.