Mauro Callejas-Cuervo

Mauro Callejas-Cuervo

Prof. Mauro Callejas-Cuervo

Position: Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia

Biography:

Mauro Callejas-Cuervo is a Systems Engineer and Doctor of Applied Science from the Antonio Nariño University. He holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from the Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey -Mexico- and a PhD. in Energy and Process Control from the University of Oviedo -Spain. – At present, he is an associate professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Director of the Research Group in Software at the Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia. From 2005-2013, he was editor of the Journal of the Faculty of Engineering ISSN 0121-1129, at that same university. Doctor Callejas-Cuervo has published a large number of articles in scientific journals and has taken part in many specialized events. He is the director and main researcher in various innovation and technological development projects, mainly focused on the area of health and sports. His research interests include projects of inertial and magnetic microsensors in telerehabilitation and development of active video games and intelligent systems. In addition, his interests include technology associated with Human Body Metrics, Wearable Devices and Biomedical Engineering. In August 2017, Professor Callejas-Cuervo was awarded the SCIENTIST MEDAL FOR THE YEAR 2017, in the field of Advanced Materials Science and Technology by the International Association of Advanced Materials