Dr. Rivas was born in 1960. He received the BS and MS degrees in Autonomous University of Baja California, Mexico, in 1985 and 1991, respectively, and the PhD degree in Science, Applied Physics, in the same University, in 2010. He has written 5 book chapters and 35 Journal and Proceedings Conference papers in optoelectronics and control applications. Also, he has presented different works in several International Congresses of IEEE, ICROS, SICE, in America and Europe. Dr. Rivas was Dean of Engineering Institute of Autonomous University Baja California (1997–2005) and Rector of Polytechnic University of Baja California (2006–2010). He is a member of National Researcher System and now is the head of Physics Engineering Department, of Engineering Institute of UABC, Mexico.