Dr. Urquiza obtained his Ph.D in École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada. He is a researcher and professor in the Mechanical Technology Department from Center of Research in Engineering and Applied Sciences (CIICAp) from State University of Morelos (UAEM), since 2004 to date. He is also a professor at the Chemical Sciences and Engineering Faculty (FCQeI). He has expertise in studies of efficiency improvements in hydraulic, steam and gas turbines; also in modeling fluid flow and heat transfer using computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and in experimental measurement of flow in hydroelectric turbines using the Pressure-Time method and Winter-Kennedy methods. He has published in several scientific journals such Applied Thermal Engineering, Applied Energy and others, besides on several congress and publications from ASME.