Miguel is a PhD Candidate in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He received his B.Sc. degree in Engineering Physics and M.Sc. degree in Applied Sciences from the Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi, Mexico, in 2008 and 2010, respectively; and a M.Sc. in Computer Engineering from University of California, Santa Barbara in 2012.
His research interests include the architectural aspects of low-power crossbar-based memristive memories and its 3D monolithic integration with standard CMOS processes. He is additionally interested in the general-purpose computing on graphics processing units (GPGPU) for scientific applications.