Personal Information
Francisco Haces-Fernandez

Department of Environmental Engineering, Texas A&M University Kingsville, Kingsville, Texas, USA

Francisco Haces-Fernandez
Educations
From 1986 to 1991, Bachelor in Science - Industrial and Systems Engineering - ITESM Monterrey - Graduated Cum Laude , Mexico
From 2012 to 2014, Master of Science Industrial Engineering , United States
From 2015 to 2018, PhD Candidate Environmental Engineering - Sustainable Energy Track , United States
Work Experiences
From 2013 to 2017, Graduate Teaching Assistant , Texas A&M University Kingsville
From 2014 to 2014, CAD Software Instructor , Texas A&M University Kingsville
From 2013 to 2017, Research Assistant , Texas A&M University Kingsville
From 2000 to 2013, University Professor , Anahuac University –Tampico - Mexico
Projects
From 2015 to 2018, Assessment, Characterization and Layout Optimization of Wave Energy in the Gulf of Mexico through Data-Driven Methodologies. , PhD Dissertation
Speciality
Assessment, Characterization and Layout Optimization of Wave Energy in the Gulf of Mexico through Data-Driven Methodologies
Big Data analysis for renewable energy applications
Offshore wind energy
Ocean wave energy
Simulation, Computer Aided Design and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Journal Articles
Qing Song, Jieming Chen, Adeshile Ajayi, Francisco Haces-Fernandez, Kai Jin, Hua Li. (2016). Social Attitudes of College Students toward Wind. Farm Development in South Texas. International Journal of Sustainable and Green Energy. Vol. 5, No. 5, 2016, pp. 103-110. doi: 10.11648/j.ijrse.20160505.13
Conference Papers
Haces-Fernandez, F. Martinez, A., Camacho, L., Ramirez, D., Su, H. Li, H. (2017). GIS based tool for analyzing U.S. wind farms development. Proceedings of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering 2017 Conference ID: 2114. May 2017. https://www.xcdsystem.com/iise/abstract/File7673/UploadFinalPaper_2114.pdf
Haces-Fernandez, F. Martinez, A., Ramirez, D., Li, H. (2017). Characterization of wave energy patterns in Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering 2017 Conference ID: 2960. May 2017. https://www.xcdsystem.com/iise/abstract/File7673/UploadFinalPaper_2960.pdf
Honors and Awards
Reviewer for two full papers for the 2017 Annual Conference of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) on the Energy Systems Track. January 2017
Chair for the Session Analysis for Renewable Energy Systems. 2017 Annual Conference of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE). May 2017
Haces-Fernandez, F. Li, H., Ramirez, D. (2017). GIS Assessment of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations and Wind Energy in Texas. 10th Annual Javelina Research Symposium. Poster presentation. Second place winner Doctoral category. September 26, 2017.
Haces-Fernandez, F., Martinez, A., Li, H. (2015). Investigation of Wave Energy on the Texas Coast. Texas A&M System 12th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium Poster presentation. Second Place Winner on the Physical Science Doctoral Category October 23, 2015.Abstract published as Guideline Example Abstracts by Subject Area by the A&M System 14th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium at Tarleton State University http://www.tarleton.edu/pathways/documents/pathways-abstract-guidelines.pdf. Last consulted September 26, 2017.
MVP Award from the Environmental Engineering Department Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering, Texas A&M University Kingsville. April 2017.
Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges. November 2016
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. March 2016.
ADDRESS
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10th and 11th Floors,
New York, NY 10020
U.S.A.
Tel: (001)347-983-5186