Departamento de Ingeniería Mecánica
Francisco Botero was born in Armenia (Colombia) in 1979. He graduated with honours in 2002 at Eafit University where he also completed his PhD thesis at 2012 on monitoring and technical diagnostics of hydraulic turbomachines. He has participated in several research projects with the Laboratory for Hydraulic Machines of the EPFL and the HES-SO Valais (Switzerland). Actually, he is joined to the Mechanical Engineering Department of Eafit University as Assistant Professor where he is lecturer in undergraduate and postgraduate programs and makes part of the Research Group in Applied Mechanics.
Hydraulic turbomachinery, technical diagnostics, non-intrusive monitoring, mechanical vibrations, mechanics of materials, mechanics of fluids, experimental mechanics.