José Romero

Division of Engineering
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

José Romero

Department Chair
Full time professor
National Researcher (Level I)

He is a full time professor and researcher at the Digital Systems Department, and level 1 member of the CONACYT National Researchers System. He obtained a Ph.D. degree in Control Theory from the University of Paris Sud XI, France; a M.Sc. degree in robotics and advanced manufacturing from CINVESTAV-IPN; and a B.Sc. in electronics engineering from the Autonomous University of Zacatecas. His research interests are focused on control theory, stability analysis, and the state estimation problem, with especial emphasis on nonlinear systems, including the mechanical systems, aerial vehicles, and mobile robots. Along his academic career, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Schneider electric and EECI, in Paris, France; and  at the Laboratoire d'Informatique, de Robotique, et de Microélectronique de Montpellier (LIRMM), at Montpellier, France. He has been a long and short term visiting researcher, at the Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt; the University of Newcastle in Australia; the Laboratoire des Signaux et Systèmes (Centrale Supelec), in Paris, France; and  in the Institute of Cyber-Systems & Control, at the Zhejiang University, in Hangzhou, China.

Academic Studies

MA in Robotics and Advanced Manufacturing, Instituto Politécnico Nacional
PhD in Physics, Université Paris XI, France
Specialty in Electronics and Communications, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas


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Topics of Interest

  • Robotics
  • State estimation problem (observers
  • Stability analysis
  • Control theory

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