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Dr. Fernando de Cuadra García

Current position:
Professor
Association date:
01/Apr/1990
Location:
AA25. D-302
Phone extension number:
+34 91 542-2800 ext. 6113
Phone number:
915406113
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Biography:

Fernando de Cuadra was born in Madrid in 1961. He holds a degree and a PhD in Industrial Engineering from the ICAI Engineering School and an Executive MBA from the ICADE Business School (Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, Spain). Since 2001 he is Full Professor at ICAI and IIT (a technology research institute) in the Comillas University. Among other positions, he was appointed Dean of the Engineering School from 2001 to 2010. His main research areas are related to Operations Research techniques (simulation and optimization) applied to diverse sectors, such as the aerospace industry, power systems and railway systems.


Areas of interest:

Large-scale modelling, simulation and optimisation problems. Knowledge engineering. Intelligent CAD. Control theory. Power systems. Railways systems. Software engineering and graphical languages for the specification of digital systems.


Journal Publications

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Projects

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Conference Papers

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International Exchanges

  • Nov - Dec 2011, Engineering Systems (grupo de Professor Mort Webster), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Cambridge (United States of America).
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Invited Conferences and Seminars

  • Conference "Application of knowledge engineering to a complex optimization problem: the allocation of payloads in the Hermes cargo bay" ESA/ESTEC Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge-Based Systems For Space. European Space Agency (ESA). Noordwijk (Netherlands). May 1991.
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Organization of Scientific Meetings

  • Organization of "European Sustainable Energy Week - EUSEW 2022. Session: Skills for the twin green and digital transition". EDDIE Project; EdgeFLEX Project; IEEE PES Task Force; DG EMPL.B2; y DG ENER. Online. Sep 2022.
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External Training Courses

  • El negocio financiero en la nueva economía (E-FINANZAS): situación actual y perspectivas. Fundación General de la Universidad Complutense, Madrid (Spain). Jul 2002.
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External Relevant Positions

  • Awared with the « Honor of the Association of Engineers of ICAI» Asociación/Colegio Nacional de Ingenieros del ICAI. Madrid (Spain). Oct 2016.
  • Director of Málaga Health Foundation Málaga Health Foundation. Malaga (Spain). Jul 2013 - Jul 2014.
  • Member of Patronage Fundación Universidad Loyola Andalucía. Seville (Spain). Jun 2010 - Today.
  • Member of the Governing Board Asociación/Colegio Nacional de Ingenieros del ICAI. Madrid (Spain). Jun 2010 - Today.
  • Member of Jury of « Premios Príncipe Felipe a la Excelencia Empresarial. XI Edition, 2007. Ministerio de Industria, Comercio y Turismo. Madrid (Spain). Apr 2007.
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Other Activities

  • Doctoral Defense Committee of "Ziegler, D.U. «Long-term active distribution network planning with high shares of distributed energy resources»". Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain). Nov 2023.
  • Doctoral Defense Committee of "Sicre Vara del Rey, C.M. «Diseño eficiente de servicios ferroviarios y control de la conducción en alta velocidad»". Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain). Jul 2013.
  • Doctoral Defense Committee of "Domínguez Gago, M. «Conducción eficiente de trenes metropolitanos con ATO»". Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain). May 2013.
  • Doctoral Defense Committee of "García Alvarez, A. «Propuesta de estrategias, estructura organizativa y económica y diseño de operación del transporte de viajeros por ferrocarril en el nuevo escenario competitivo»". Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Madrid (Spain). Jan 2004.
  • Doctoral Defense Committee of "Pilo de la Fuente, E. «Diseño óptimo de la electrificación de ferrocarriles de alta velocidad»". Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain). Sep 2003.
  • Doctoral Defense Committee of "Rodríguez Pecharromán, R. «Ajuste automático de reguladores industriales. Algoritmos robustos de identificación y síntesis»". Universidad Pontificia Comillas. Madrid (Spain). Jun 2000.
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