Associate Professor
Systems and Automation Department 

Higher Technical School of Engineering
University of Seville

PhD on automation and robotics by the University of Seville, where he works as associate professor. He has also worked in LTH at Lund University (guest researcher), TU Delft (postdoc) and University of Cadiz (assistant professor). Besides his PhD, which was awarded with the extraordinary prize of the University of Seville, he has a master degree on smart homes and intelligent buildings by the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and a master on telecommunications economics by the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia. His main research interests are the control of distributed systems and the integration of service robots in the smart home. He has authored and coauthored more than sixty conference and journal papers regarding these topics, and he is one of the editors of the books “Service robotics within the Digital Home: Applications and Future Prospects” and  “Distributed Model Predictive Control Made Easy” published by Springer. Finally, he is one of the founders of the technological firms Idener and Alacarta Tecnologías Integradas.



Office location: Lab L1, 1st floor, office E5.
Phone: 954 482 294
Email: pepemaestre (at) us.es
Mail address:
José María Maestre Torreblanca
Dpto. de Ingeniería de Sistemas y Automática
Escuela Superior de Ingenieros
Camino de los Descubrimientos sn, 41092, Sevilla