About Arístides

Arístides P. Carrillo Fernández is a Ph.D. student in School of Engineering Education at Purdue University. He was previously an export business development manager at a Spanish radio communications company in Madrid, Spain for over six years. He was in charge of developing new distribution dealer networks in South Europe and West Africa countries. He earned his M.S. in Electronics and Systems of Telecommunication at ESIGELEC (École Supérieur D'Ingénieurs en Génie Électrique) at Rouen, France in 2009, and his B.S. in Systems of Telecommunication at Polytechnic University of Madrid at Madrid, Spain in 2006.

Arístides' research interests include the role of empathy and reflection in engineering education and practice, and engineering practice in global environments.