Ricardo Femat Flores was born in Orizaba Veracruz, Mexico (04/1968). He received the B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Guadalajara in 1995, the MSc and PhD degrees in were obtained from the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in 1995 and 1997 respectively. He was research professor in the University of San Luis Potosi, Mexico until 2001, and since 2001 has been research professor in the Applied Mathematics Division of the Intituto Potosino de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnologica, in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. He has been visiting professor in the Mathematics Department of the Iowa State University (2000), has been Head of the Applied Mathematics Division of the Instituto Potosino de Investigacion Cientifica y Tecnologica, in San Luis Potosi, Mexico since 2006. His research interests include suppression and synchronization of chaotic systems, regulation of the glucose levels in diabetic patients via feedback control, analysis of dynamic and control of nonlinear systems. He has published more than 190 research publications including research journals, books and conferences proceedings. He has been a regular member of the Mexican Academy of Science since 2003, and was the president of the AMCA, which is the national member organization of IFAC in Mexico. CUrently is member of the directive board for the Mexican Mathematical Society.
Biography Updated on 9 July 2014