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Ramon Lopez de Mantaras is Research Professor of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Director of the Artificial Intelligence Research Institute of the CSIC.
Born in Sant Vicenç de Castellet (Barcelona).
Technical Engineer EE (Electrical Engineering) from the Technical Engineering School of Mondragón (Spain) in 1973. Maitre es Sciences in Automatic Control from the University of Toulouse III (France) in 1974, Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Toulouse III (France), in 1977, with a thesis in Robotics (done at LAAS, CNRS). Master of Science in Engineering (Computer Science) from the University of California at Berkeley (USA) in 1979. Ph.D. in Computer Science, from the Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona (Spain) in 1981.
From october 1975 to june 1977 Assistant at the University of Toulouse III. From march 1978 to september 1979 Research Assistant at the Electronics Research Laboratory of UC Berkeley. From october 1979 to september 1980 Research Engineer at IKERLAN Research Center in Mondragón. From october 1980 to december 1981 Assistant, and then, from january 1982 to december 1985, Associate Professor (Tenured in january 1985) at the Computer Science Department of the Technical University of Catalonia. From january to june 1986 Visiting Professor at the University of Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie). From june 1986 to january 1989 Tenured Research Scientist at the CSIC and Research Full Professor since february 1989. Visiting Professor at the University of Technology Sydney during the autumn quarter of 2013. Adjunct Professor of the University of Western Sydney since September 2013. Adjunct Professor at the University of Technology Sydney since january 2014. Vice-Chancellor's Distinguishsed Visiting Professor at the University of Technology Sydney in March 2014.