Alejandro Catalá, PhD (2012, Universitat Politécnica de València – UPV), MSc (2008, UPV), Ing. (2006,UPV) is now with Human Media Interaction to work in the research project coBOTnity, funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under a the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant. He has served as a postdoc researcher at the LoUISE research group of the University of Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM), and the ISSI group of the Universidad Politecnica de Valencia (UPV).
Most of his resarch has focused on Human-Computer Interaction and Intelligent User Interfaces, which has been applied to different applications domains and contexts (creativity, education, entertainment, museums, etc.). His current research interests include learning and entertainment interactive and collaborative systems. Other topics of interests are bioinspired metaheuristics applied to optimization problems, vibrotactile interfaces applied to surfaces and tracking technology.
Find out more at:
coBOTnity project: https://www.utwente.nl/ewi/hmi/cobotnity/
Former affiliations: http://issi.dsic.upv.es/Members/acatala
Google scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=AdB0eqcAAAAJ