After studying industrial engineering at the University of Oviedo, in 2000 he was hired as a research staff of the University of Oviedo and the following year he joined the staff of contracted professors of the University of Oviedo in the Department of Construction and Manufacturing Engineering. In 2003 he presented his doctoral thesis on CAD and educational innovation. He holds a Master’s Degree in Social Studies in Science from the University of Oviedo in 2008.
After fifteen years of teaching and research experience at the University of Oviedo, he holds more than 3000 teaching hours, 15 scientific publications in international journals with impact level (JCR), 30 research projects, more than 40 papers at national and international conferences , 3 books published in prestigious publishers (Pearson-Prentice-Hall), 3 software patents, 40 courses taught and two doctoral theses directed on additive envelopment and biomimetics. He has directed more than 60 final projects in industrial engineering and industrial technical engineering.
Since September 2015 he has directed the own title of the University of Oviedo “Creative 3D Printing” and has participated in the creation of three spin-offs of the University of Oviedo: VORTICA (generative design), PIXELSHUB (serious games) and TRIDITIVE (printing 3D) He has completed several stays at prestigious universities of five weeks each (UCL – Bartlett School of Architecture – 2011-2013-2014-2015 and University of Edinburgh 2012) on topics related to teaching and research in ecodesign. He has the C1 level – Cambridge of English obtained in 2013. He currently has two research sections recognized by the CNEAI and focuses his research work on generative design and additive manufacturing. In 2018, the MediaLab chair was launched with the support of the City Council of Gijón. He is the organizer of TEDxGijon (www.tedxgijon.com – five editions), TEDxYouth @ Gijon (www.tedxyouthgijon.com – four editions), of the BEEADOER education platform (awarded to educational innovation by the COTEC, Deloitte and La Real Foundation Engineering Academy in 2017 – www.beeadoer.com) and the AULAECO ecodesign working group (www.aulaeco.com).