Andres Jaramillo Ph.D.

Position Department / Business Unit
Director Multiscale Modeling and Simulation
Institution Disciplines
California Institute of Technology Modeling Electronics
City State / Provence
Pasadena California
Country Website
(626) 585-0918
Multiscale Modeling and Simulation, Molecular Electronics Computational Nanotechnology

o First principles based Multiscale Modeling and Simulation
o Coarse-grain Molecular Dynamics (Rigid-body MD)
o Massively Parallel Computations in Molecular Simulations
o Nanoscale Science and Engineering (Computational Nanotech):
o Kinodynamics design
o Transport (electronic/thermal) properties
o Mechanical properties
o Control and Simulation


o Modeling and Simulation
o Robotics Toolbox (requires Mathcad Plus 6.0 or Mathcad browser)
o Robomosp: Robot Modeling and Simulation Platform (MS Win, OS X, Linux)
o Design for real-time control (manipulators and autonomous machines)
o Nanoscale molecular manipulation (mechanosynthesis)

Career Highlights

1995-1998 Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Valencia, Spain.
Doctor in Industrial Engineering
o Honors: Highest honors, Outstanding Cum-laude degree.
o Research: Constrained Dynamics Modeling, Simulation and Control of Multibodies (includes constrained Molecular Dynamics).
o Advisor: Dr. Alfons Crespo (Chair, Informatics and Systems Control Dept., Eng. Faculty).

1988-1989 State University of New York, Binghamton, New York, USA.
Master of Science in Computer Science
o Honors: Fulbright Scholar.
o Research: A Reduced Instruction Set Computer (RISCy) Processing Element for Loosely-coupled Multiprocessor Systems.
o Advisors: Dr. Kanad Ghose (Computer Science Department Chair) and Dr. Peter Kogge, (IBM Senior Fellow).

1982-1986 Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

1982 International Baccalaureate Office. Colombia-England.
International Baccalaureate High Level Degree in Physics.

1982 Colegio Colombo Britanico, Cali, Colombia
Classical Baccalaureate Diploma

Programming Languages: C, Fortran, Pascal, Prolog, Lisp, VHDL, TCL/TK, Python, HTML, Matlab, concurrent programming (strictly parallel and multithreaded), and assembler for several microprocessor and microcontroller architectures.
Operating Systems: UNIX (including Linux and RT-Linux), MS Windows and D.O.S.


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