Mechanical engineer with over 15 years of experience in combustion science and several aspects of fire safety engineering, focusing on heat, momentum and mass transfer processes. Combines fundamental knowledge with industrial experience, helping his research results to be applied in areas like energy conversion, pollutant emissions, energy efficiency, process safey and wildland fire safety. Has participated in research projects in Chile and Europe, colaborating with academics from several universities and publishing several peer-reviewed articles. He actively pursues the training of young engineers and researchers, supervising theses related to different topics in combustion, fire safety and energy. He has participated in several engineering projects, risk analyses, and incident investigations in Chile and abroad.