Jesus   Gonzalez

Lecturer 1  

Office: BSETB 1.376
Phone: (956) 882-6605

Dr. Jesus Gonzalez

PhD in Materials Science and Engineering. Technologist & Manufacturing Engineer with over 19 years of industrial experience. With special interest in teaching combining both industrial experience and scientific research to contribute to the development of the new generation of engineers

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Glass Technology , Glass fracture, mechanical Properties
    • Mechanical Properties of glass at high temperatures
    • Additive Manufacturing for glass
    • Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing
  • Education

    • PhD, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Sheffield, 2015
    • MS, Manufacturing Engineering, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Leon, 2003
    • BS, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo Leon, 1996

Selected Publications

  • Rosa Ramírez-García, Jesus Gonzalez, Miguel Arroyo-Ortega, Sergio Pérez-García, and Liliana Licea-Jiménez. "Engineered TiO2 and SiO2-TiO2 films on silica-coated glass for increased thin film durability under abrasive conditions," International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology 14, no. 1 (2017): 39–49.

  • Jesus Gonzalez. The mechanical response to contact of Soda Lime Silica float glass and the effects of hydration and high temperature. University of Sheffield, 2015.

  • Alberto Delsol, Jesus Gonzalez, and Miguel Ortega. Method and system to form deletion windows on a glass substrate. Google Patents, February 2014.

  • Jesus Gonzalez and Russell Hand. "Evolution of the modulus and hardness of the tin and air sides of float glass as a function of hydration time," Glass Technology-European Journal of Glass Science and Technology Part A 54, no. 1 (2013): 36–41.

  • Alberto Delsol, Jesus Gonzalez, and Miguel Ortega. Method and system for bending glass sheets with complex curvatures. Google Patents, December 2009.

Selected Presentations

  • Immanuel Edinbarough, Jesus Gonzalez, and Adriana Olvera. "Collaborative undergraduate learning through capstone engineering projects," Teaching Excellence Symposium 2018, UTRGV, Edinburg, Texas (February 2018)

  • Adriana Olvera, Immanuel Edinbarough, and Jesus Gonzalez. "Process Automation in Smart Environments: Intelligent Closet Prototype," 2018 Conference for Industry and Education Collaboration, American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE), San Antonio, TX (February 2018)

  • Immanuel Edinbarough, Adriana Olvera, Jesus Gonzalez, and Ana Pineda-Briseño. "Social-cultural elements of cross-border collaboration in engineering undergraduate projects between UTRGV-ENGT and TecNM/ITM," International Conference on Border Studies, UTRGV, Brownsville, Texas (October 2017)

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