José Luis Guzmán Sánchez

Prof Automatic Control & Systems Engineering

José Luis Guzmán Sánchez was born in Almería, Spain, March 20, 1979. He received the Computer Science Engineering degree and the European Ph.D. degree (extraordinary doctorate award) from the University of Almería, Spain, in 2002 and 2006, respectively. He started working at the University of Almería in 2001 with a scholarship and since then he has been linked to the University. Currently, he is Full Professor of automatic control and system engineering with the University of Almería, where he also belongs to the Automatics, Robotics and Mechatronics research group. His research interests are focused on the fields of MPC techniques, PID control, feedforward control, and robust control with applications to mobile robots, agricultural processes, solar plants, and biotechnology. Moreover, he is very active in research on teaching/learning methodologies/technologies on control education.