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Electrical and computer engineering educator

Manuel Alonso Castro, Venezuelan, Spanish electrical and computer engineering educator. Active Lions International, Madrid, 1989. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior member), The International Federation of Automatic Control, ISES (Spanish board member), Association for Computing Machinery, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Castro, Manuel Alonso was born on March 27, 1958 in Caracas, Venezuela. Arrived in Spain, 1966. Son of Manuel and Pilar (Gil) Castro.

Education

Degree in industrial engineering, ETSII/UPM, Madrid, 1983. Doctor in Engineering, ETSII/UPM, Madrid, 1988.

Career

Basic researcher ETSII/UPM, Madrid, 1982-1988. Lecturer ETSII/ Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, 1983—1991, associate professor, 1999, professor, since 1993, director computing and communications service department, 1996—1999. Senior system engineer Digital Equipment Company, 1989-1992, senior technical coordinator, 1992-1993.

Sub-director academy affairs ETSII/ Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, 1999—2002. Vice directorate new technologies Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, since 2002. Computer consultant Euro Four, Madrid, 1991-1994, Micromouse, Madrid, 1994-1996.

Participant science conferences and workshops.

Membership

Active Lions International, Madrid, 1989. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior member), The International Federation of Automatic Control, ISES (Spanish board member), Association for Computing Machinery, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash, skiing, stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Married Carmen Rocabert, December 3, 1983. Children: Marta, Iria.

father:
Manuel Castro

mother:
Pilar (Gil) Castro

spouse:
Carmen Rocabert

child:
Marta Castro

child:
Iria Castro