LSAMP Alumni Profile

Eduardo Ortiz-Rivera
Professor, University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez
Puerto Rico LSAMP

Past Clubs/Organizations
IEEE, TBP, Golden Key, SHPE

Past Research
Power Electronics, Renewable Energy, STEM, Engineering Education, Robotics, Microgrids

Eduardo Ortiz-Rivera

- What are your passions? I really enjoy to work in the area of STEM education applied to renewable energy systems and unmanned systems. - What message do you want to convey to current undergraduates in STEM? To not be afraid to ask questions. STEM is about ask questions. If you have the opportunity, please consider the unique opportunity that offers graduate education for your personal and professional development. - How do you want to contribute to the LSAMP Alumni group? After 15 years working in the academia, I feel very prepared to help the next generation of engineers. I can help to advise students in the grad school process, mentoring, and research advising.

I am available to mentor in the following ways
Alumni Recruitment, Attend Conferences, Mentor Students

My areas of expertise include
Grad School Process, 1:1 Mentoring, Research Presentation