• D-5004 Departamento de Inteligencia Artificial
    Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Informáticos
    Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
    Campus de Montegancedo s/n
    28660 - Boadilla del Monte
    Madrid, Spain

Short bio

Ana Jiménez Castellanos is a PhD student in Computer Science at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. MSc in Artificial Intelligence Research. During the last 6 years, she has been a member of the Biomedical Informatics Group at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain. Her research interests are mainly focused on collaborative platforms, eLearning, databases integration, search engines and sustainability of software applications in biomedicine. She has contributed to several projects in the group: AFRICA BUILD, Tratamiento 2.0, COMBIOMED and ACGT. She is currently the Technical Project Manager of AFRICA BUILD. Since 2007 she also participates actively in a Cooperation Group and in an Educational Innovation Group. She has been part of a field mission in the University of Ngozi (Burundi) in 2007 and 2010.

Academic Formation

  • Since Feb 2009: PhD student in Artificial Intelligence. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
  • Feb 2010: MSc in Artificial Intelligence Master by Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
  • Feb 2009: BSc in Computer Science. Facultad de Informática. Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
  • Mar 2007: “Collective Intelligence”, 30 hours. Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunications of Paris
  • Nov 2006: “Digital Signal and Image Processing” , 30 hours. Czech Technical University of Prague

Professional Experience

  • Since August 2011 : Technical Project Manager in the European Project AFRICA BUILD (FP7-HEALTH-266474), funded by the European Commission
  • July 2008 – December 2010 : Analyst and developer in the project “Tratamiento 2.0” (TSI-020301), funded by the Ministry of Industry of Spain
  • Since Feb 2007 : Biomedical Informatics Group. Artificial Intelligence Lab. Facultad de Informática. UPM-SPAIN
  • Sep 2005 – Jun 2006: Environmental Software and Modelling Groups. Facultad de Informática, UPM
  • May 2005: 15 hours collaborating in the teaching of the practices of the subject “Computer Material Principles”, Facultad de Informática, UPM-SPAIN
  • Apr 2004: 15 hours collaborating in the teaching of the practices of the subject “Computer Material Principles”, Facultad de Informática, UPM-SPAIN