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Scientific Associate of


ICO Awards

Affiliated Commission of

Miguel Torres-Cisneros

Prof. Miguel Torres Cisneros

Universidad de Guanajuato, México


Prof. Miguel Torres Cisneros obtained his Engineering Degree in Electronics at the Universidad de Guanajuato in 1988, his M. Sc. degree from the Centro de Investigaciones en Óptica (CIO) in 1991 and his Ph. D.cum Laude in Sciences from the Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (INAOE) in 1997, He has been visiting research scientist in Dayton University (2002) and the University of Central Florida (UCF) in 2009. He has been professor at the Tech. of Monterrey and the Universidad de las Américas, and Titular Researcher at the Universidad de Guanajuato since 14 years, where he is involved with the NanoBioPhotonics Group, the Patents Group, and the Design and Manufacture Cell, Electronics & Mechatronics Programs. He has published over hundred scientific papers and holds 2 patents. He holds the status of National Researcher (SNI) in Mexico since 1992, and obtained recognition as outstanding professor PROMEP since1999. He is a member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences since 2006. He is a member of the Latin American Team for the UNESCO ALOP Workshop in Latin America and the Caribbean.