René Alejandro Flores Estrella, PhD
Departamento de Procesos Tecnológicos e Industriales
Tel. 3669 3434 Ext. 3631
Office: I Building 211
Dr. Flores has a PhD in Applied Sciences with a specialization in Control and Dynamic Systems from the Department of Applied Mathematics of the Instituto Potosino de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica (IPICyT-DMAp); a Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering Sciences from the Department of Chemical Engineering of the Instituto Tecnológico de Celaya; and a Bachelor's Degree in Chemical and Industrial Engineering from the School of Chemical Engineering of the Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán.
He has experience in wastewater treatment at the industrial level and in pilot trials, as well as in the area of industrial instrumentation. He was a research professor at the School of Chemical Engineering of the Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, and has participated in technology development projects in both the public and private sectors. He has published specialized works on the modeling, dynamics and control of biotechnological and industrial processes. In 2017, he was accepted as a candidate in the National System of Researchers.
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Areas of specialization:
Modeling, dynamics and control of biotechnological processes. Simulation and optimization of industrial processes.
Flores-Estrella, R. A.; Estrada-Baltazar, A.; Femat, R. (2016). A mathematical model and dynamic analysis of anaerobic digestion of soluble organic fraction of municipal solid waste towards control design. In: Revista Mexicana de Ingeniería Química, 15 (1), 243-258. México: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana.
Flores-Estrella, R. A.; Iglesias-Silva, G. A. (2016). Reactive McCabe-Thiele: short cut method including reactive vapor–liquid efficiency. In: Revista Mexicana de Ingeniería Química, 15 (1), 193-207. México: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana.
Flores-Estrella, R. A.; Quiroz, G.; Méndez-Acosta, H. O.; Femat, R. (2013). H8 Control of Anaerobic Digester for Winery Industry Wastewater Treatment. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52 (7), pp 2625–2632.