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mathematics professor

José Villén-Altamirano, Spanish mathematics professor. Achievements include invention of RESTART for rare event simulation.

Background

Villén-Altamirano, José was born on April 15, 1955 in Rute, Córdoba, Spain. Son of Mariano Villén-Écija and Dolores Altamirano-Madrid.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Complutense University, Madrid, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science, Politechnic University Madrid, Madrid, 1988.

Career

Teacher School, Madrid, 1980—1982. Professor mathematics Politechnic University Madrid, since 1982. Head department applied mathematics Politechnic University Madrid, 1991—1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of RESTART for rare event simulation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, tennis.

Connections

Married Carmen Pérez-Cano, December 18, 1982. 1 child Sara Villén-Pérez.

father:
Mariano Villén-Écija

mother:
Dolores Altamirano-Madrid

spouse:
Carmen Pérez-Cano

child:
Sara Villén-Pérez Villén-Altamirano