L. Hector Juarez
Professor L. Hector Juarez received his Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Houston (USA), in 1996. He also was a postdoctoral fellow and assistant visiting professor of the same institution during the period 1999-2002. Since 2002 he is full professor of applied mathematics at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana-Iztapalapa (UAM-I) in Mexico City, and currently is a Fellow of the National Research System in Mexico, level 2. He has participated in numerous research projects and published several research articles, reports, conference proceedings and book chapters, mainly in CFD, numerical solution of PDE, mathematical modeling and computer simulation. He has been supervisor of several graduate students, and has participated in numerous academic committees. It has also helped organize numerous national and international meetings in Mexico, and he has participated in many others abroad. Professor Juárez was recently elected member of the Main Board of the Mexican Mathematical Society for the period 2012-2014.