Mechanical engineer with a MSc in Mechanical Engineering. He has been working as piping stress analyst for the last ten years, with extensive knowledge in cryogenics piping systems and expansion joints. Currently works as piping leader for EPC projects in one of the most important engineering companies in Spain, Tecnicas Reunidas. Additionally he was professor of Mechanical Department at Simon Bolivar University (USB) in Venezuela, teaching courses such as, mechanical strenght of materials, vibration control, dynamics and mechanical design. During his work at Simon Bolivar University he was a research advisor of the team Baja SAE USB and director of the laboratory of dynamics. He is a member of SAE International and has various scientific publications in international congress and papers in areas such as, applied numeric methods, noise and vibration control and teaching methodology. Was part of the review committee of mechanical division for ASME International Congress of 2007. In addition of the work experience related with piping stress analysis, he has carried out projects in areas such as, finite element analysis, noise and vibration control and mechanical design.