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educator , Civil engineer

Miguel Losada, Spanish civil engineer, educator. Achievements include patents in field. Recipient 'Antonio de Ulloa' award, 2008.

Background

Losada, Miguel was born on May 5, 1945 in Salamanca, Spain.

Education

Degree in Civil Engineering, Polytechnic University Madrid, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, University Polytechnic de Madrid, 1976.

Career

Researcher ports laboratory Ramon Iribarren CEDEX, Spain, 1973. Engineer hydroelec. management IBERDUERO, SA, Spain, 1973—1974. Maritime works engineer SENER, Industrial & Naval Techniques, Spain, 1974—1976.

Professor ports department civil engineering Polytechnic University Cataluña, Barcelona, 1980—1982. Professor structural mechanics & hydraulic engineering department civil engineering University Granada., since 1998, director environmental fluid dynamics group, since 1998, coordinator environmental hydraulics master program, University Córdoba, University Málaga, since 2003. Associate professor faculty mining engineering Polytechnic University Madrid, Madrid, 1970—1972, associate professor ports department faculty civil engineering, 1971—1973.

Associate professor faculty industrial engineering University Basque Country, Spain, 1973—1976. Professor ports department, faculty civil engineering University Cantabria, Santander, Spain, 1976—1997, director maritime works department faculty civil engineering, 1978—1982, secretary faculty civil engineering, 1978—1979, director faculty civil engineering, 1982—1985, director fundación Leonardo Torres Quevedo, 1985—1988. Member public committee Journal Coastal Research, 1987.

Member organising committee coastal engineering conference American Society of Civil Engineers, Torremolinos, Spain, 1988, member, Reston, Virginia, since 1989, member rubble mound structures committee, since 1996, chair of the coastal structures’99 conference, Santander, 1999. Member applied coastal research center University Delaware, since 1988. Member American geophysical union American Geophysical Union, St Louis, 1989.

Member organising committee Spanish Ports & Coasts Congress, 1992—1996, promoter, 1992. Co-founder to promoter Journal Ingeniería del Agua, Spain, 1994. Member public team Journal Coastal Engineering, 1996.

Member Royal Academy Engineering, Madrid, since 2000. Director Spanish Administration & Private Companies.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.