Research Lines

Some of my main research lines are related to:

 


Global optimization methods for industrial problems:                                      

Goals:

A) Develop global optimization methods for tackling problems with computationally intensive cost functions.

B) Validate those methods on benchmarks cases.

C) Apply those methods to solve complex industrial problems.

Keywords: Industrial Design, Genetic Algorithms, Metaheuristic, Global Optimization, Credit Risk Management, Shape-Optimization

URL: https://www.researchgate.net/project/Global-optimization-methods-for-industrial-problems


Modelling and optimization with Comsol Multiphysics. Application to Industrial design problems.

Goals:

A) Propose pedagogical materials about Comsol Multiphysics and its application for solving industrial design problems.

B) Illustrate the efficiency the proposed methodologies on real problems.

Keywords:  Industrial Design, COMSOL Multiphysics, Mathematical Models, Global Optimization

URL: https://www.researchgate.net/project/Modelling-and-optimization-with-Comsol-Multiphysics-Application-to-Industrial-design-problems


Modelling and design of microfluidic devices

Goals:

A) Propose mathematical models to estimate the performances of some microfluidic devices;

B) According to some design parameters, define optimization problems to improve those performances;

C) Solve those optimizations problems by using global optimization approaches;

D) Validate numerically and experimentally the obtained results.

Keywords:  Industrial Design, Mathematical Models, Microfluidic Engineering, Global Optimization, Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis

URL: https://www.researchgate.net/project/Modelling-and-design-of-microfluidic-devices


Water resource cleaning

Goals:

A) Develop mathematical models to:
(i) Predict and detect sources of pollutant;
(ii) Optimize the cleaning process of contaminated water.

B) Apply the previous methodology for real- time forecast and analysis.

Keywords:  Wastewater Treatment, Partial Differential Equations, Bioreactors, Mathematical Models, Oil Spill Simulation, Optimization Methods

URLs: https://www.researchgate.net/project/Water-resource-cleaning

and

https://www.ucm.es/momat/oil-spills


Epidemiological modelling of human diseases

Goals:

A) Propose mathematical models to study the spread pattern of human diseases, identify risk factors and propose control strategies;

B) Validate those models with data from real epidemics.

C) Deploy softwares used by the scientific community/competent authorities.

Keywords:  Human Virus Disease, SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19, Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever, Ordinary Differential Equations, Epidemiological Modeling

URLs: https://www.researchgate.net/project/Epidemiological-modelling-of-human-diseases

and

https://www.ucm.es/momat/epidemics 


Epidemiological modelling of livestock diseases

Goals:

A) Propose mathematical models to:
(i) study the spread pattern of livestock diseases;
(ii) estimate the economical impact of the ourbreaks;
(iii) analyze and improve the efficiency of control measures.

B) Validate those models with data from real epidemics.

C) Deploy softwares used by the scientific community/competent authorities.

Keywords: Bluetongue, Classical Swine Fever, Foot and Mouth Disease, Animal Diseases, Differential Equations, Epidemiological Modeling, Mathematical Models, Livestock Economics, Monte Carlo Simulation

URLs: https://www.researchgate.net/project/Epidemiological-modelling-of-livestock-diseases

and

https://www.ucm.es/momat/epidemics