Jaime A. Moreno

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Instituto de Ingeniería


Jaime A. Moreno was born in Colombia and he received his Ph.D. degree (Summa cum Laude) in Electrical Engineering (Automatic Control) from the Helmut–Schmidt University in Hamburg, Germany in 1995. The Diplom-Degree in Electrical Engineering (Automatic Control) from the Universität zu Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany in 1990, and the Licentiate-Degree (with honors) in Electronic Engineering from the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellin, Colombia in 1987. He is full Professor of Automatic Control and the Head of the Electrical and Computing Department at the Institute of Engineering from the National University of Mexico (UNAM), in Mexico City. He is member of the Technical Board of IFAC. He is the author and editor of 8 books, 4 book chapters, 1 patent, and author and co-author of more than 300 papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings. His current research interests include robust and non-linear control with application to biochemical processes (wastewater treatment processes), the design of nonlinear observers and higher order sliding mode control.