Francisco Javier Delgado Cepeda, Ph.D.

Francisco Javier Delgado Cepeda, Ph.D.


Research Areas:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Quantum information
  • Quantum processing
  • Quantum control
  • Mathematical modelling in physical sciences

Francisco Delgado received the B.S. degree in physics from Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, unidad Iztapalapa; and the M.S. degree and Ph.D. degree in physics from CINVESTAV, in 1988, 1992 and 1999, respectively. He obtained a management degree from Tecnológico de Monterrey in 2011.

Francisco Delgado was an assistant professor in the Physics Department at Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Unidad Iztapalapa. In 1991, he was the chairman of the Mathematics Department at Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de México, from 1996 to 2002; and from 2002 to 2005, he was dean of Engineering and Science Division. He is a member of the Mexican Research National System since 2012. His research activities include foundations of quantum mechanics and related applications in quantum information, processing and control.

His academic leadership at Tecnológico de Monterrey has been awarded with FIMPES Prize for Research in 2012; Research & Technology Development in 2011 from Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Estado de México; the Teaching Award in 1997; and Innovation in Education Awards in 1996, 2013 and 2014. He received the award to the “Professor who left a mark”, from the Community of Former Students of Tecnológico de Monterrey, in May 2013.




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