ir. David Oliva Uribe
David Oliva Uribe was born on May 24th 1975, Mexico City, Mexico. His research interests are in the field of system identification techniques for piezoelectric transducers, in particular the characterization of biological tissues using tactile sensors in medical applications. He graduated with Honours in Electronic and Communication Engineering in 1997 and obtained a Master in Sciences with Specialization in Manufacturing Systems in 2000, both from Tecnológico de Monterrey in Mexico City. From April 2007 to December 2010 he worked as Team Leader of the Research Group of Medical Engineering and Mechatronic Systems at the Institute of Dynamics and Vibrations Research from the Leibniz University of Hannover. Since January 2011, he joined the Department ELEC, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, where he is working toward a joint PhD degree.