Jose M Puerta


José M. Puerta was born in Almuñecar (Granada, Spain) in 1968.

He received his B.Sc. (1989) and M.Sc. (1991) degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada. He got his PhD. in Computer Science in September 2001 at the Dept. of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (University of Granada). The topic of the thesis was Learning from Data in Bayesian Networks.

Since November 1991 he is a member of the Computer Systems Department (formerly Computer Science Department) at the University of Castilla-La Mancha. Jose M. Puerta started as Assistant Professor and in 1993 he got a permanent position as Lecturer. In 2003 he became Associate Professor. He actually  serves as Vice-Dean in the Technical School of Computer Science (ESII).

His current research areas are in the field of Bayesian Networks, Evolutionary Computation and Data Mining. 

José M. Puerta, PhD. Associate Professor