Jorge Ortigas-Galindo

Academic position: Math Teacher at I.E.S. Élaios.

Education: BSc Mathematics (2003-2008), University of Zaragoza (Spain). Master in Mathematical Research (2009).

Awards: "Premio Extraordinario Fin de Carrera" (best student BSc Mathematics, 2008) and "Premio Academia General Militar" (best student Faculty of Sciences, 2009).

PhD. Thesis (2013): Algebraic and Topological Invariants of Curves and Surfaces with Quotient Singularities, between Universidad de Zaragoza (Spain) and Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (France).
PhD. Advisors: José Ignacio Cogolludo-Agustín , Jean Vallès and Vincent Florens.
Honor remarks: Apto "Cum Lude" and "Très Honorable" (maximum qualification).

Languages: English, German, and French.

Research Interests: Singularity Theory, Topology of Manifolds, Algebraic Plane Curves, Weighted Projective Spaces, Computational Algebra, Braid Monodromy.