Gonzalo Jiménez (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain)
L'incontro fa parte del ciclo 2023-24 "Past-students and Expert Webinars in Nuclear Energy", un programma di webinar sull'energia nucleare tenuti da ex-studenti unipi ed esperti internazionali.
Il ciclo è organizzato nell'ambito del progetto ENEN2plus, dell'European Nuclear Education Network.
Gonzalo Jiménez has a PhD in Nuclear Engineering by the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM). He has worked and researched in nuclear safety since 2005 within engineering companies such as Naturgy and Westinghouse Electric Company in Spain and Belgium. From 2011, he is Associate Professor in the Energy Engineering Department of the UPM.
His main fields of research are Nuclear Safety and Thermal Hydraulics, specially spent fuel dry cask simulation and containment analysis. He has worked in several European projects such as ESFR-SMART, ENEN+, PIACE and others. Nowadays, he is responsible of several research projects with Spanish Nuclear Power Plants and with the Spanish Nuclear Regulatory Body. From 2020, he is coordinator of the AMHYCO European project. He has published more that 40 indexed papers and he has directed 7 PhD thesis.
On the other side, he has a Master in Spanish and Latin-American Literature, and he is currently doing a PhD thesis on Spanish contemporary poetry.