Was born in Pasto - Colombia in 1986. He received his degree in electronic engineering, the M.Eng. and PhD degree in industrial automation from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Manizales - Colombia, in 2008, 2010 and 2013, respectively. He undertook his doctoral internship at KU Leuven - Belgium.Afterwards, he worked as a post-doc at Université Catholique de Louvain at Louvain la-Neuve, Belgium. In 2014, he worked as an assistant teacher at Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia - Pasto. From 2015 to 2017, he worked as a researcher/professor at Universidad Técnica del Norte - Ecuador.
Currently, he is working as a professor at the School of Mathematical Sciences and Information Technology, and researcher at the Computational Intelligence Research Line from Yachay Tech - Ecuador. He is supervisor and external member of ALEPHSYS (Algorithms embedded in Physical Systems) research group from Universitat Rovira i Virgila - Spain. He is invited lecturer at Universidad de Nariño - Colombia and Corporación Universitaria Autónoma de Nariño - Colombia. He is the head of the SDAS Research Group.
His main research interests are kernel-based and spectral methods for multiple-annotators-driven classification, data clustering and dimensionality reduction. His applications of interest encompass analysis of complex high-dimensional data, signals, imaging and videos analysis for medical and industry scenarios.