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Andres F. Hernandez

  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering
  • 6PublicationsNumber of items in Andres F.'s My Publications folder on Mendeley.


Scientist, Engineer, Critical Thinker Research engineer with 8 years of relevant experience in model based design, applied statistics, numerical analysis, first principles modeling, systems engineering, and machine learning. My approach to problem solving has been cultivated by a rich physics and mathematical background, providing clever, business solutions in problem spaces such as product development of electrical batteries and model identification of biochemical reaction networks. Multiple technical publications and presentations, outstanding interpersonal skills, and with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels. Specialties Deterministic and stochastic process modeling, simulation and optimization in chemical engineering using MATLAB / Simulink. Expertise in multivariate data analysis, uncertainty quantification, system identification and process control. Advanced knowledge in machine learning algorithms and spatial statistics. Programming proficiency in Python, R, and VBA. Strong communication, presentation and writing skills, team work and leadership development.

Recent publications

  • Model identification of a template-directed peptide network for optimization in a continuous reactor.

    • Hernandez A
    • Wagner M
    • Grover M
  • A Necessary Condition for Coexistence of Autocatalytic Replicators in a Prebiotic Environment

    • Hernandez A
    • Grover M

Professional experience

Research Scientist

Arizona State University

February 2014 - March 2015(a year)

Postdoctoral Fellow

Georgia Instititue of Technology

May 2012 - February 2014(2 years)

Graduate Research Assistant

Georgia Institue of Technology

August 2006 - May 2012(6 years)


Ph.D. Chemical Engineering

Georgia Institute of Technology

August 2006 - May 2012(6 years)

B.S. Chemical Engineering

Universidad del Valle

August 1999 - June 2005(6 years)