Dr Ignacio Espert
Ignacio Blanquer Associate professor of the Computer System Department at UPV since 1999, has been a member of GRyCAP since 1993 and currently leads this group since 2015. He has been involved in Parallel Computation and Medical Image processing, participating in more than 60 national and European Research Projects, has authored and co-authored 35 articles in indexed journals, as well as more than 100 publications as book chapters, non-indexed journals and national and international conference proceedings. He has more than 800 cites and an h-index of 14. (https://scholar.google.es/citations?user=y-jmbv0AAAAJ&hl=es). He has served as coordinator of the application area in the Spanish Network for e-Science, including his role in the managerial board, participates in the user support of the Spanish National Grid Initiative and was Community Manager in VENUS-C, where he collected and evaluated user requirements and provided hands-on support for migration to the cloud. He has been also project coordinator of EUBrazil Cloud Connect and co-principal researcher of CLUVIEM. He is currently the project coordinator of EUBra-BIGSEA and co-principal investigator in the BIGCLOE national research project.