Curriculum Vitae

Jorge Blanco Iglesias

 

 

 

Personal Data

 

 

Address:

Meiselstraβe 21/3/2

A-1150 Vienna, Austria

Tel.          +43 1 7896452

Cell.         +43 69912866127

 

 

e-mail:

jorgeblanco@web.de

 

Birth date and place:

26th November 1977 in Vigo (Spain)

 

Nationality:

Spanish

 

Education

 

 

Sept. 1981     –    Jun. 1990

Elementary school Dr. Fleming in Vigo

 

Sept. 1990     –    Jun. 1995

High school Santa Irene in Vigo. A-Level (8,25 of 10)

 

Sept. 1995     –    Jun. 2001

M.Sc. Industrial Engineering at Vigo University. Speciality: Electric Engineering, Majoring in automation and electronics.

 

Sept. 1998     –    Sept. 2001

Business Administration at Vigo University (currently in 4th Semester).

 

Oct. 2001 –    Sept. 2002

Foreign Studies at Freiburg University (Germany), Institut für Informatik, with Socrates-Erasmus program.

Master Thesis: “Laser and artificial vision based people detection with a mobile robot”

 

Sept. 2003     –    Nov. 2003

Postgraduate Studies at Santiago de Compostela University:

Foreign Trade Administration and Management

 

Work Experience

 

 

Jul. 1996  –    Sept. 1996

Macraut Ingenieros S.L. in Vigo: System Administrator

 

Sept. 2000     –    Jun. 2001

Spanish Department for Education: scientific collaboration in the Automatic and System Engineering Department at Vigo University

 

Aug. 2001     –    Sept. 2001

Vigo University: Automatic and System Engineering Department

Activity: Development of a warehouse control system with Embedded

Systems, Wireless LAN, and AS-i bus.

 

Jan. 2002      –    Aug. 2002

Albert-Ludwig Universität Freiburg: Artificial Intelligence Department.

Activity: Development of a mirror for Omnidirectional Vision applied to Soccer Robots
(RoboCup)

 

Since Nov. 2003

Spanish Commercial Office in Vienna (Spanish Embassy):

Activity: Foreign trade advisor for Spanish exporting companies and Austrian importers. Participation in the coordination of Austrian fairs and organisation of different kinds of promotional activities: product presentations, press visits and trade missions.

 

Workshops

 

 

May 2003

BMW Get Electrified! Munich

 

Jul. 2003

Daimler Chrysler Tour 2003 (North)

 

Publications

 

 

ICAR 2003, Coimbra

“Fast Face Detection for Mobile Robots by Integrating Laser Range Data with Vision”

Authors: J.Blanco, Prof. W. Burgard, Prof. R. Sanz and Dr. J. López

 

Language Competences

 

 

 

Reading skills

Writing skills

Verbal skills

 

Spanish:

Mother tongue

Mother tongue

Mother tongue

 

English

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

 

German

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

 

Portuguese

Excellent

Good

Excellent

 

French

Excellent

Basic

Good

 

Skills

 

 

Operating Systems:

MS-DOS, Windows Me/XP/NT/CE, Linux, Solaris, palmOS

 

Programming Languages:

C/C++, Qt libraries, C for palmOS, Java, Visual Basic, VB for Embedded Systems, SQL, FORTRAN, STEP, Perl, Assembler

 

Programs:

MS-Office, Catia, AutoCAD, PSpice, Matlab, Dreamweaver, Flash, SPSS, Herold Marketing

 

 

Vienna, 20th July 2004