Curriculum Vitae


Personal Details

  • First name: Jorge
  • Surname: Casillas Barranquero
  • Birth: In Granada (Spain) on August 29, 1975
  • Nationality: Spanish


Qualifications


Employment

  • Contracted Researcher in the European Project entitled "GENESYS: Fuzzy Controllers and Smart Tuning Techniques for Energy Efficiency and Overall Performance of HVAC Systems in Buildings," February 1999 - August 2000
  • Assistant Professor (Profesor Asociado Tipo III) with the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (DECSAI) of the University of Granada, October 2001 - June 2005
  • Untenured Associate Professor (Profesor Contratado Doctor) with the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (DECSAI) of the University of Granada, July 2005 - January 2007
  • Associate Professor (Profesor Titular de Universidad) with the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (DECSAI) of the University of Granada, January 2007 - Present


Teaching Experience

  • Since 2000, J. Casillas teaches at the University of Granada:

    • Computer Engineering School:

      • Metaheuristics (4th year of Computer Science) 2000-2005: local search, simulated annealing, tabu search, GRASP, iterative local search, multistart search, genetic algorithms, memetic algorithms, scatter search...
      • Bio-inspired algorithms (5th year of Computer Science) 2000-2007: evolutionary computation, ant colony optimization algorithms, swarm intelligence...
      • Fuzzy rule-based systems (Master on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems) 2006-2014: fuzzy modeling, genetic fuzzy systems, interpretability-accuracy trade-off...
      • Algorithmics (2nd year of Computer Science) 2002-2011: greedy, divide and conquer, dynamic programming, backtracking, branch-and-bound...
      • Data Structure (2nd year of Computer Science) 2011-2013: lists, queues, stacks, trees, hash tables, graphs
      • Business Analytics (4th year of Computer Science) 2013-: resolution of real-world business problems by data mining including classification, clustering, association rules, data visualization, big data, data stream...
      • Intelligent Systems for Business (Master on Computer Engineering) 2014-

    • Faculty of Sciences:

      • Programming (5th year of Mathematics) 2001-2002: introduction to language C
      • Computer Networks (4th year of Statistics) 2001-2002: introduction to computer networks
      • Programming (1st year of Mathematics) 2002-2003: introduction to language C
      • Fuzzy Control (5th year of Electronic Engineering) 2002-2014: study and design of fuzzy logic controllers, genetic fuzzy systems, neuro-fuzzy systems, application to robot navigation...
      • Intelligent Control (4th year of Industrial Electronic Engineering) 2014-: fuzzy logic controllers, genetic fuzzy systems, neuro-fuzzy systems, autonomous robotics, localization, mapping, planning...

  • Teaching publications:

    1. J. Casillas, F. Herrera, Experiencias docentes sobre la enseñanza de metaheurísticas en ingeniería informática en la Universidad de Granada, Proceedings of the III Congreso Español de Metaheurísticas, Algoritmos Evolutivos y Bioinspirados (MAEB 2004), Córdoba, Spain (2004) 329-335.

    2. J. Casillas, Enseñanza de control difuso en Ingeniería Electrónica en la Universidad de Granada: un enfoque práctico, Proceedings of the XII Congreso Español sobre Tecnología y Lógica Fuzzy (ESTYLF 2004), special session "Sesión especial: La enseñanza de la lógica difusa: motivaciones y acciones," Jaén, Spain (2004) 63-71.
  • Other Teaching Activities:

    1. Special session: J. Casillas, F. Herrera, Innovación Docente en Metaheurísticas, XII Congreso Español sobre Tecnología y Lógica Fuzzy (ESTYLF 2004), Córdoba, Spain
    2. Teaching project: Desarrollo de Herramientas Docentes para la Comprensión de Algoritmos de Optimización y Búsqueda, Vicerrectorado de Planificación, Calidad y Evaluación Docente, University of Granada, grant no. JMJ/DGQ-1846, November, 2002 - September, 2003. Coordinator: J. Casillas.
    3. Teaching project: Plataforma web multidisciplinar para la gestión de asignaturas de informática en múltiples titulaciones, Vicerrectorado de Planificación, Calidad y Evaluación Docente, University of Granada, December, 2006 - December 2007. Coordinator: S. Alonso


Research Experience



Curriculum Vitae

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