Dr. Sergio González López

Head of Testing and Advanced Processes unit

Industrial Engineer (2010) and M.Sc. in Advanced Mechanical Engineering Design (2013) by the University of Seville. Currently, finalizing his PhD thesis on accelerated life tests applied to composites structural parts (in collaboration with the University of Seville). Between 2009 and 2011, he has been member of the Configuration Control and Management department (CCMD) of the A400M program for Airbus Military.

Since July 2011, González belongs to the research staff of the Materials & Processes division at CATEC, with expertise in mechanical and environmental testing for both coupon and structural characterization, modeling and analysis by finite element method (FEM), as well as topology optimization for additive manufacturing solutions. González has also knowledge in NDT methods and participates in the preparation of R&D proposals, management and execution of research projects.