I am a Professor at Universidad Panamericana and head of the Machine Learning and Data Science Group


My research interests are in the field of applied Machine Learning, some of my projects have involved :

  • Neuroscience
  • Astrophysics
  • Planetary Sciences

I am currently engaged in the applications of Machine Learning in Gentrification, Educational profficency and detection of fake news.

If you are interested in joining my group, please go to our group webpage and send me an email.


I got my Bachelor’s Degree from Mexico’s National Autonomous University (Mexico). I was a Research Intern at the Institue of Applied Mathematics (Mexico). I obtained my Master’s Degree in Information Technologies from the University of Tokyo (Japan), as fellow of the Monbukagakusho Scholarship (Embassy Recommendation) from the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. And my Phd from the same institution. I was a postdoctoral fellow at The University of California, Los Angeles (USA) and at The University of Arizona. Then I was a Staff Scientist also at The University of Arizona


I worked at San Luis Rassini as a data analys and strategy analyst. I also worked in Rich IT as a Data Science Senior Consultant.


2018/05 - Present

Machine Learning and Data Science Professor @ Universidad Panamericana.

2017/03 - 2018/05

Senior Data Science Consultant @ Rich IT.

2015/03 - 2017/03

Staff Scientist @ University of Arizona.

2014/04 - 2015/03

Postdoctoral Fellow @ University of Arizona.

2013/02 - 2014/04

Postdoctoral Fellow @ University of California, Los Angeles.

2012/08 - 2012/09

Research Intern @ National Institute of Informatics.

2010/03 - 2013/03

PhD Degree in Machine Learning @ The University of Tokyo.

2008/04 - 2010/03

Master’s degree on Information Technologies @ The University of Tokyo.

2007/04 - 2013/03

Monbukagakusho Scholarship Fellow - Embassy recommendation.

2006/02 - 2007/02

Data and Business Analyst @ San Luis Rassini.

2000/09 - 2005/04

Bachelor degree on Electrical Engineering @ Mexico’s National Autonomous University.