Ricardo Femat was born in Orizaba, Veracruz, Mexico in 1968. He received his B.S. degree from the Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico, in 1992, and his D.S. degree from Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa (UAM-I), Mexico, in 1997. Since 2006, he has been the Head of the Applied Mathematics Division in IPICyT, San Luis Potosí, Mexico. His research interests include (1) suppression and synchronization of chaotic systems, (2) regulation of the glucose levels in diabetic patients via feedback control, and (3) analysis of dynamics and control on the nonlinear systems. Dr. Femat is the author of 70 journal papers and two books, has additionally edited one more book, and has received the Medal of Academic Merit by UAM-I in 1998 and the "El Potosí" Prize in 2005. He has been a regular Member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences since 2003 and was the President of the AMCA, which is the national member organization of IFAC in Mexico. Please find details at: http://www.ipicyt.edu.mx/espanol/matematicas/curricula.php?cvepersonal=27seleccion=art_investicacion.
Biography Updated on 19 May 2011