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Dr. Fernando de Cuadra García

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Association date:
AA25. D-302
Phone Number:
+34 91 542-2800 ext. 6113
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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.


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.

Journal Publications


Conference Papers

Books and Book Chapters

International Exchanges

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

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 - Jul 2002.

Other Activities

  • 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.