MARCOS J. RIDER FLORES was born in Lima, Peru; in 1975. He received his BSc (with honors) and the Professional Engineer (PE) degrees in 1999 and 2000, respectively, from National University of Engineering ( UNI), Faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering ( FIEE), Lima, Peru; his MSc degree in 2002 from the Federal University of the Maranhao ( UFMA), Brazil, and his PhD degree in 2006 from University of Campinas ( UNICAMP), Brazil, all in electrical engineering. Currently he is carrying out post doctorate at the State University of Campinas, Brazil. His professional experience include several research projects, international consultings and technical papers publications. His areas of research are the development of methodologies for the optimization, planning and control of electrical power systems and applications of artificial intelligence in power systems. He is Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
Rubén Augusto Romero Lázaro