CV

HERNÁN G. MORALES – CURRICULUM VITAE.         February, 2015

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EDUCATION
Doctor of Philosophy (02/2008 to 09/2012)
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Department of Information and Communication
Technologies.

Mechanical Engineering (07/2003 to 09/2006)
University of Chile.

Bachelor in Sciences of Engineering, with major in Mechanics (03/1999 to 07/2003)
University of Chile.

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

Research associate at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (10/2012 to present)
Department of Information and Communication Technologies. Computational
Imaging and Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine Group (CISTIB).

Research assistant at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (02/2008 to 09/2012)
Department of Information and Communication Technologies. Computational
Imaging and Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine Group (CISTIB).

Research assistant at University of Chile (09/2005 to 09/2006)
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Project: “Simulación Numérica del Flujo Tridimensional e Inestable a la
Transferencia de Masa en Arterias del Encefalo con Aneurisma o Estenosis”
University of Chile, Department of Mechanical Engineering (DIMEC).

Assistant Professor (08/2005 to 06/2006)
University of Chile.
Courses: Maintenance and Strength of materials.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Research Scientist (04/2013 to present)
Medisys – Philips Research Paris, France.

Researcher (02/2008 to 12/2012)
Center for Computational Imaging and Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine
(CISTIB), Department of Information and Communication Technologies,
Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Barcelona, Spain.

Mechanical-Piping Engineer (09/2006 to 02/2008)
JRI Ingeniería, enterprise that develops projects for mining engineering.

RESEARCH PROJECTS
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PUBLICATIONS
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COMPUTING KNOWLEDGE
Programming: C++, Matlab.
Toolkits: VTK.
CFD modeling: Meshing software: ICEM, GAMBIT.
Solvers: ANSYS, Fluent, ADINA, OpenFOAM
Post processing: ANSYS, Tecplot, Paraview.
CAD software Solid Edge, Rhinoceros.
Systems Windows, Linux.
Other software  Latex, MS-Office (word, Excel), Photoshop, SPSS.

LANGUAGES
Spanish. Mother language
English: Advanced spoken and written level
French: Basic level

AWARDS
2011 Student travel award MICCAI conference, Toronto, Canada. 2011.
2013 PhD Thesis Award. Universitat Pompeu Fabra

OTHERS
Athleticism (1993 to 2000)

  • Chilean record of 1000 m indoor men, cadet. 1997.
  • National champion of 800 m men, cadet. 1997.
  • Participant of the 800m men in the First Young Olympic Games, Moscow, Russia. 1998. (http://www.wjah.co.uk/wojc/WYG/WYG1998.html)
  • Participant of the 800m men (6º place) and 1500m men(7º place)  in South American Championships in Athletics, Córdoba, Argentina. 1998.
  • Preselected athlete of the IAAF World Junior Championships in Athletics. Santiago, Chile. 2000.
  • Here, a certificate from the Athletic Federation of Chile.