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Ph.D. in Mathematics by the California Institute of Technology (2002)
Licenciatura (Bachelor Degree) in Physics by the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (1994)
May 2023 - present. Developer and math/cryptography researcher at Modulo-P. ZKP solutions for the Cardano ecosystem. Got funded by Proyect Catalyst Fund 10 for developing a ZKP framework based on Hydra.
Oct 2022 - present. Technical consultant and Web3 developer at Reitcircles Designed and implemented a deflationary minting policy for REIT's token, as well as an updatable multisig treasury.
Feb 2022 - Jun 2023. Web3 developer (Plutus smart contracts) at Ayllu Academy. Deployment of a Haskell online course.
Distinctions and certifications
2023 Ranked 4th kyū blue belt on Codewars. Currently on the top 10.385% percentile among all programmers registered on this platform.
2022 EMURGO Certified Cardano Developer Professional
2022 EMURGO Certified Cardano Developer Associate
2018 Wolfram Research Certified Instructor
2016-2018 Member of Sistema Nacional de Investigadores (SNI), level I
2015-2018 Excellence Profile Recognition by Secretaría de Educación Pública (SEP-PRODEP)
1987 First place at the 1st National Mathematics Olympiad (Mexico)
Eleven research articles published in refereed journals
Two articles published in conference proceedings
Author of one textbook on Euclidean Geometry
Coauthor of a Mathematica package for the visualization of complex functions
Academic positions held
2021 University Lecturer and Academic Supervisor of QuantumLab-ITAM at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
2018-2020 Visiting professor at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM)
2009-2017 Visiting and curricular professor at Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana – Iztapalapa (UAM-I)
2002-2007 Researcher at Instituto de Investigaciones en Matemáticas Aplicadas y Sistemas (IIMAS-UNAM)
Academic mentorship and service
Direction of four undergraduate theses (2006, 2010, 2020, 2022) and one master's degree thesis (2016)
Supervisor of the Quantum Computation Laboratory at ITAM (2021)
(Co-) organizer of two national (2004, 2015) and one international (2017) academic conferences
Technical reviewer of six books published by Editorial Trillas (2009-2010)
Teaching and Talks
Over sixty undergraduate courses imparted
Five graduate courses imparted
Over fifty presentations given at national and international academic events
Fourteen workshops and science communication talks imparted
The long version of my curriculum vitae can be downloaded here (in Spanish).