Jesús Carretero, a Ph.D. degree holder, works as a Full Professor of computer architecture and technology at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, where he has been responsible for that knowledge area since 2000. He is also the Director of the Master in Administration and Management of Computer Systems, which he founded in 2004. He also serves and has served as a technology advisor in several companies. Carretero was teaching in Facultad de Informática of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, from 1989 to 1997. In 1997 and 1998, he was a Visiting Scholar at the Northwestern University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA, where he was researching with Professor Alok Choudhary. His research activity is centered on high-performance computing systems, distributed systems, and real-time systems. Carretero has participated and leaded several national and international research projects in these areas, founded by Madrid Regional Government, Spanish Education Ministry, and the European Union. As a result of his research activity, he gained the following awards and grants: The 2007 World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Applied Computing; WorldComp ‘07 Achievement Award for Organization Contributions, Las Vegas, NV, USA, 2007; International Symposium on Computers and Communication 2005.
Biography Updated on 1 January 2014