Author Short Biography
P.J. Gamez-Montero obtained his MSc (1999) and, with a 4 years's grant, his PhD (2004) in Mechanical Engineering both at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC).
From 2004 to 2008 he was an Adjunct Lecturer, an Assistant Lecturer and a Temporary Lecturer. Since 2009 he has been an Associate Professor at the above-mentioned university. He teaches in the Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Technology Engineering, in the Aerospace Technology Engineering and in the Aerospace Vehicle Engineering, being coordinator of several subjects in those Degrees.
With regard to his research activities, his main research field is fluid power technology by using numerical, dynamical and experimental techniques, such as Bond Graph, CFD and TRPIV, being lead/coordinator researcher of national competitive research projects, researcher in international projects, and author of more than fifteen papers. Since 2017 he also acts as the coordinator of the Industrial and Aeronautical Fluid-dynamic Applications Research Group (IAFARG) granted as an Emerging Research Group by the Catalan government with reference number 2017 SGR 286.
Dr. Gamez-Montero's research interest includes pedagogic innovation in higher education and he has participated in seminars and projects related to innovative teaching, publishing the results in international conferences.