Prof. Dr. Jorge Solis
Karlstad University, Karlstad, Sweden
Jorge has over sixteen years of experience in both scientific and industrial oriented research projects in the EU as well as Japan. Seven years of experience as a Project/Scientific Leader in collaboration with different universities, and design engineers from highly regarded Japanese companies in the medical field such as Kyotokagaku Co. Ltd., Hitachi Aloka Medical Ltd., etc. Jorge’s excellence has been also recognized by his promotion to docent in Electrical Engineering at Karlstad University. An extensive list of publication list with peer reviewed papers (19 international journals and 120 international conferences) and monograph books (3 edited volumes and 16 book chapters) with a total number of citations of 1398 (since 2014: 511), h-index: 20 (since 2014: 10) and i10-index: 55 (since 2014: 14) [source Google Scholar]. Jorge has obtained 3 finalist awards at International Conference on Robots and Intelligent Systems (2007 and 2009) and International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (2009) as well as a best paper conference award at the 12th International Conference on Complex Medical Engineering. He has been the general co-chair of the 14th Mechatronics Forum International Conference and PC co-chair for the 23rd CISM IFToMM Symposium on Robot Design, Dynamics and Control. He is a senior member of the IEEE, member of the Robotics Commission for the IFToMM, the International Federation for the Promotion of Machine and Mechanism Science. He is currently co-chair for the Technical Committee in Bio robotics.