Dr. Guillermo López Quesada

Contact information
Office: 1.1.D.18
Email: gulopezq@pa.uc3m.es
Position: Post-doctoral researcher

2016 – 2019 | Early Stage Researcher: MIGRATE (ITN) – Marie Curie Actions (Grant Agreement 643095)

Double PhD degree: INSA Toulouse (France) / University of Thessaly (Greece)
PhD thesis: “Thermally Driven Vacuum Micropumps”

2007 – 2014 | Industrial Engineer – Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Madrid, Spain)

2023 | NANOSOLREC project – Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (Madrid, Spain)

Topic: Nanostructured sputtered coatings to increase the efficiency of a novel solar particle

2022 | KIT International Excellence Fellowship – Institute of Microstructure Technology (Karlsruhe,

Topic: Development and fabrication of a multi-stage micro-pump without moving parts to drive
a μcryo-cooler without any induced vibration (2-Photon Lithography, DLW).

2020-2022 | PERSEUS project – CleanSky 2 Horizon2020 (Grant Agreement 887010) – Institut Clément Ader
(Toulouse, France) & PRISME Laboratoire (Orléans, France)

Topic: Development of Pulsed Jet Actuators (PJAs) based on a micro-fluidic oscillator design for
active flow control of the boundary layer detachment for aeronautic applications.

2016-2019 | MIGRATE project – PhD fellow – INSA Toulouse (Toulouse, France) & University of Thessaly
(Volos, Greece) & INFICON (Balzers, Liechstenstein)

Topic: Computational and experimental investigation of a multi-stage Knudsen pump including
the modelling, fabrication and testing of a prototype.

2012 -2016 | Structural Integrity Analyst – Grupo Tecnatom (Madrid, Spain)

Participation in several Euratom 7 th FP projects on materials and structural integrity (STYLE,
ZIRP, MultiMetal).


  • Universidad Carlos III de Madrid: Thermal Engineering (2023, 2024)
  • INSA Toulouse: Heat Transfer, (2021), Fluid Dynamics (2021) and Materials Science (2022).


  • November 2018: Compétences Managériales pour la Création d'Entreprises Innovantes
  • October 2018: Introductory GPU Computing for Fluid Dynamics Application
  • February 2018: Indoor Air Quality Measurements
  • July 2016, 2017, 2018: 1st, 2nd & 3rd MIGRATE Summer Schools and Workshops
  • Oct 2016-Jan 2017: Kinetic Theory and Microfluidics
  • March-April 2014: Frontiers of Materials Science
  • Jan 2013-April 2013: XXII Course on Radioactive Waste Management