Javier Corral

Assistant professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering – Faculty of Engineering in Bilbao
Plaza Ingeniero Torres Quevedo 1
E-48013. Bilbao, Spain
Tel:+34 94 601 45 09
Fax:+34 94 601 42 15
e-mail: j.corral@ehu.es
Web: http://www.ehu.es/compmech

He was born in Bilbao in 1979 and finished his M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering in Bilbao in 2004. Also in 2004, he started his professional career in the Inmotion Unit at ROBOTIKER-Tecnalia Technology Centre and, simultaneously, he began his doctoral studies at the Department of Mechanical Engineering. In 2008, he joined the research staff as a member of the COMPMECH Research Group in the University of the Basque Country where he also works as Associate professor. In 2010 he he became full-time lecturer at the University College of Technical Industrial Engineering in Bilbao. In 2011 he obtained his Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering and since 2015 he is Assistant Professor.

His research fields of interest are related to structural behavior analysis of parallel kinematics manipulators, dynamics and vibrations. Besides, he is currently working in the field of ultra-flexible manipualtors.

He is AEIM, STA, and ASME member.

In addition, he is one of the Faculty Advisors of the Formula Student Team of the University of the Basque Country, Formula Student Bizkaia.