José Luis Risco Martín, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Office: 404, Building: Facultad de Informática

C/Prof. José García Santesmases, 9

28040 Madrid

Tel.: +34 91 394 7603

Fax.: +34 91 394 7527


José Luis Risco was born in Don Benito, Spain. He received the M.S. in Physics (1998) at the Complutense University of Madrid, and his Ph.D. degree at the same University (2004, with highest honors).

In November 2006, he joined the Department of Computer Architecture and Automation, Complutense University of Madrid (Madrid, Spain), where he is now an Associate Professor. Previously he was Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at the Colegio Universitario de Segovia (Segovia, Spain) from 1998 to 2000, and Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at the C.E.S. Felipe II de Aranjuez (Aranjuez, Spain) from 2000 to 2006.

He has served as paper reviewer, session chair, and conference organizer in different organizations.

Prof. Risco-Martín is author of a book on netcentric system of systems engineering, another one on solved problems in digital design and over 100 articles in different venues. He has collaborated in the organization of different conferences in the area of modeling and simulation. His research interests are focused in the areas of Discrete Event Modelling and Simulation, parallel and distributed simulation, and Metaheuristics (with special focus in discrete optimization and feature engineering).