Edgar Martínez García
Dr. Edgar A. Martínez García (PhD Eng) is Full Professor at the Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez, Mexico; founder and head of the Robotics Laboratory and leader of the academic body of Mechatronics at the Institute of Engineering and Technology, since 2007. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Robotics Engineering from the University of Tsukuba, Japan (2005). He worked as Research Fellow at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (2005-2007). Subsequently, he worked as postdoctoral fellow at the Advanced Materials Research Center, Mexico (2007-2008). Prof. Martínez teaches different graduate and undergraduate courses such as Robotics, Robot Modeling and Control, Sensors and Actuators, Vision Systems, Scientific Computing, Mechanisms and Applied control. He has supervised over 100 theses including all levels Ph.D., Master and Undergraduate. He has published and registered numerous technical papers and patents. His academic interests are mathematical modeling and dynamic control of robots, sensing and actuating models in all robots locomotion modalities.