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educator , Civil engineer

Luis Gerardo Castillo, Spanish civil engineer, educator. Achievements include research in characterization of the turbulent actions in plunge pools, hyperconcentrated flows; research in captation systems in efemeral rivers. Member of American Society Civil Engineer, International Association Hydraulic Research, Association Civil Engineers Spain.

Background

Castillo, Luis Gerardo was born on April 30, 1957 in Cuenca, Azuay, Ecuador. Son of José María Castillo and María Luisa Elsitdié.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Technology University Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain, 1990.

Career

Assistant professor Central University Ecuador, 1982—1985. Civil engineer Ecuadorian Institute Hydraulic Research, 1985—1990. Technical director Associate Engineers and Architects, INARSA, Zaragoza, Spain, 1990—1992.

Titular professor hydraulics engineering Technology University Cartagena, UPCT, Spain, since 2002. Project director SENER, Engineering and Systems, Madrid, 1993—1998, Technology and Projects S.A., TYPSA, Madrid, 1998—2001. Associate professor University Alfonso X, Madrid, 1999—2000, University Castilla La Mancha, Ciudad Real, 2000—2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in characterization of the turbulent actions in plunge pools, hyperconcentrated flows. Research in captation systems in efemeral rivers.

Membership

Member of American Society Civil Engineer, International Association Hydraulic Research, Association Civil Engineers Spain.

Connections

Married María Luz Fernández. Children: Luis G., María Alejandra.

father:
José María Castillo

mother:
María Luisa Elsitdié

spouse:
María Luz Fernández

child:
Luis G. Castillo

child:
María Alejandra Castillo