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CURRICULUM

BIOGRAPHY

I received my BSc in Informatics Engineering (2010) and MSc in Information Technologies Research (2011) from the University of Santiago de Compostela. Currently I am a PhD Student in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence within the Centro de Investigación en Tecnoloxías da Información (CiTIUS) at the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), supported by the FPU national plan of the Spanish Ministry of Education. My current research interests are Automatic Web Service Composition, Heuristic Search and Automated Planning.

EDUCATION & FORMATION
At present
PhD Student in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence at CiTIUS
PhD Tesis Title: "Optimization techniques for context-based service composition"
Supervisors: Dr. Manuel Lama Penín, Dr. Manuel Mucientes Molina

2010--2011
Master's degree in Information Technologies Research
Master's Thesis: "A heuristic based search algorithm for automatic web service composition"

2006--2010
Engineer's degree in Informatics
Bachelor's Thesis: "Genetic-based multiobjective algorithm for automatic web service composition"

RESEARCH INTERNSHIPS
15 July / 15 October 2013
Research Internship supported by a Barrié Foundation Scholarship
Knowledge Media Institute (KMi), The Open University (3 months).
Supervisor: Dr. Carlos Pedrinaci.

COMPLEMENTARY COURSES
March 2014
Artificial Intelligence Planning (5 weeks, performance level) (via Coursera ).
Dr. Gerhard Wickler, Prof. Austin Tate.

Sep/Oct 2012
Machine Learning (10 weeks). Stanford University, (via Coursera).
Prof. Andrew Ng.

August 2012
Software Engineering for SaaS (5 weeks). University of California, Berkeley (via Coursera Results
Quizzes: 394.4 out of a maximum of 500
Assignments: 443.6 out of a maximum of 500
Scaled total: 838.0 out of a maximum of 1000
).
Prof. Armando Fox and David Patterson.

PROFESSIONAL
2012--2016
PhD student, supported by the FPU national plan of the Spanish Ministry of Education

2009--2012
Research assistant at the Intelligent Systems Group at the USC

2008
Student trainee at Altia Consultores S.L.

AWARDS
2013
Pedro Barrié de la Maza Foundation Grant.

2010
BSc Student Honor Award, Escola Técnica Superior de Enxeñaría (ETSE)

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