González Vega, Laureano

Quantitative methods

PhD: Universidad de Cantabria

Office: E7.6


Professor of Mathematics (on leave) at the Universidad de Cantabria since 2002 and Professor of Quantitative Methods at CUNEF University since 2019. He has a wide experience in research, teaching, academic management and in the participation in networks activities and international research projects. He has authored more than one hundred scientific publications and has been the PhD advisor of ten doctoral students.

Since 2012, together with the company Suomitech, he coordinates the development of the evaluation platforms of the Spanish QA agencies AQU, ACSUG, UNIBASQ, ACSUCyL, AQUIB, AVAP and madrid+d.

Research Ids:


PhD in Mathematics, Universidad de Cantabria (1989).

Bachelor Degree in Mathematics, Universidad de Cantabria (1987).

Research Interests

Computer Algebra. Symbolic Computation. Computer Aided Geometric Design. Scientific Computing. Visualization and Data Science.


Deputy Director for Evaluation of Programmes and Institutions at the Spanish National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation in Higher Education (ANECA), 2009-2012

Scientific Chairman of the CONSOLIDER-INGENIO 2010 Programme of the Spanish Ministry of Science&Innovation, 2007-2010

Director of the International Centre for Mathematical Encounters (CIEM) at Castro-Urdiales (Spain), 2006-2008

General Director for University & Research, Cantabria Regional Government, 2004-2005

Dean of the Faculty of Sciences at the Universidad de Cantabria, 2001-2004

Publications in Scientific Journals

Gonzalez-Vega, Laureano; Trocado, Alexandre: “Tools for analyzing the intersection curve between two quadrics through projection and lifting”, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics, 393, Art.113522, 2021.

Chan, Eunice Y.S; Corless, Robert M; Gonzalez-Vega, Laureano; Sendra, Juan Rafael; Sendra, Juana; Thornton, Steven: “Upper Hessenberg and Toeplitz Bohemians”. Linear Algebra and Its Applications 601, 72-100, 2020.

Chan, Eunice Y.S; Corless, Robert M; Gonzalez-Vega, Laureano; Sendra, Juan Rafael; Sendra, Juana: “Algebraic linearizations of matrix polynomials”. Linear Algebra and Its Applications 563, 373-399, 2019.

Caravantes, Jorge; Diaz-Toca, Gema María; Fioravanti, Mario; Gonzalez-Vega, Laureano; Necula, Ioana: “An algebraic framework for computing the topology of offsets to rational curves”. Computer Aided Geometric Design 52-53, 28-47, 2017.

Caravantes, Jorge; Gonzalez-Vega, Laureano; Piñera, Alejandro: “Solving positioning problems with minimal data”. GPS Solutions 21, 149-161, 2017.



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