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researcher , Chemical engineer

Cesar D. Pichardo-Almarza, Venezuelan chemical engineer, researcher. Achievements include development of a theory to build and design observers (state estimators) using bond graph models; research in use of a pseudo bond graph approach for dynamical modelling and simulation of chemical processes, use of control theory and dynamical modelling to study biological and physiological systems.

Background

Pichardo-Almarza, Cesar D. was born on January 24, 1975 in Caracas, Venezuela. Son of Antonio Pichardo and Haydeé Almarza de Pichardo.

Education

Bachelor in Chemical Engineering, Simon Bolivar University, 1997. Master of Science in Systems Engineering, Simon Bolivar University, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy in Control Systems Engineering with first class honors, Simon Bolivar University, 2006.

Doctor of Philosophy in Automatic Control and Industrial Informatics with first class honors, Central Sch Lille, 2004.

Career

Research assistant Simon Bolivar University, Caracas, Venezuela, 1997—1999, teaching assistant, 2000—2001. Process engineer Ergon, Inc., Caracas, Los Taques, Venezuela, 1998—1999. Teaching, research associate National Institute Applied Sciences Lyon, France, 2004—2005.

Research associate University Sheffield, England, 2006—2007. System biology modeller Unilever Research and Development Colworth, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of a theory to build and design observers (state estimators) using bond graph models. Research in use of a pseudo bond graph approach for dynamical modelling and simulation of chemical processes, use of control theory and dynamical modelling to study biological and physiological systems.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of International Federation Automatic Control (affiliate), Society Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Institute Electrical Engineers, Graduates' Association, Simon Bolivar University.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, baseball, softball, oboe player, movies.

Connections

Married Vanessa Diaz, September 18, 2004.

father:
Antonio Pichardo

mother:
Haydeé Almarza

spouse:
Vanessa Diaz