Dr. Emilio (full name: José Emilio Vargas Soto), is well recognition person who loves to teach engineering, and is passionate about generating benefits by researching and applying engineering in industry.
He got the Ph. D. on Informatics and Automation from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (1994). The Electrocommunication University of Tokyo grants to him a Postdoctoral Degree for its researches in the field of free locomotion gaits for walking robots (1997). He has 31 year expertise in the topics of Mechanical Eng., Computer Science and Robotics. He is considered an expert of Mechatronics Systems. Dr. Vargas has worked in several researches of industrial projects in Japan, Spain and Mexico. He is the founder of the Mexican Society on Mechatronics, co-founder of Mexican Society on Robotics, and IEEE Senior Member. He received the Excellence Research Medall from the Universidad Anáhuac México Sur, where he became Director of the Faculty of Engineering for five years. He is author and co-author of 22 books, 14 chapter of books, 40 indexed papers, more of 200 conferences in national and international congresses, member of National Researchers Systems of CONACYT (Area: Engineering, Level:1). He has done teaching work in several mexican universities like UNAM, ANAHUAC, ITESM, LaSalle, UVM, UNIVA, and others. He has been working for the Autonomuos University of Querétaro for 10 years, where he is now a full-time professor at the Engineering Faculty and collaborates as Consulter of Technology in the mexican company Quattro Robotics S.A. He speaks English and Japanese.