Before, he was a Research Associate at the DSI, and a postdoc researcher at the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence of University of Granada. His research experience comprises work in the areas of Data Mining, Machine Learning and Knowledge representation applied in different areas such as Music, Energy management and Healthcare.
He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Granada since 2012. He received his M.Sc. degree in Computer Science in 2007, and his M.Sc. in Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems in 2008. He has been awarded with several research grants from University of Granada, Spanish Government, Spanish National Research Council and the European Commission. He completed Intermediate studies in piano at Music Conservatory of Granada in 2004.
Miguel has done research stays at:
- the Artificial Intelligence Research Institute (IIIA-CSIC) (Barcelona, Spain) in 2007,
- the Department of Computational Perception at JKU University (Linz, Austria) in 2009,
- the Department of Computing at Goldsmiths, University of London (United Kingdom) in 2010, and
- the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Queen Mary University of London (United Kingdom) in 2014.
In addition to lecturing at University of Granada and Imperial College, Miguel has authored more than 30 publications and participated in several research projects (of European, national and regional scope).