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researcher , Engineering educator

Manuel Contero, engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include patents for electric wheelchair that climbs sidewalk curbs and stairs with heights of as much as 20 centimeters. Recipient Overall Awards Winner, Parametric Technology Corporation, 2003.

Education

Master of Electrical Engineering with honors, Polytechnic University Valencia, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering, Polytechnic University Valencia, 1995.

Career

Assistant professor Universitat Jaume I, Castellón, Spain, 1993—1997, associate professor, 1997—2000. Associate professor engineering graphics Polytechnic University Valencia, Spain, since 2000. Director engineering design program Universitat Jaume I, 1994—2000.

Coordinator product engineering program Polytechnic University Valencia, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for electric wheelchair that climbs sidewalk curbs and stairs with heights of as much as 20 centimeters.