Dr. Carlos A. Sánchez Quintana

Contact Information

Severo Ochoa 4 - 106
Parque Tecnologico de Andalucia
29590 Campanillas Malaga


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+34 952 137 036

I'm available from 8:30 to 18:00 and by email all day.

Research Interests

My interest focused on investigating new techniques of artificial intelligence for modeling genetic regulatory networks and their application in the embryonic development and evolution of life.


MSc in Computer Science.
Software Engineering and Artificial Intelligence. 
Universidad de Malaga, Spain. September, 2011.

M.Sc. in Computer Science.
University of Jaén, Spain. September, 2009.

M.Sc. thesis

B.Sc. in Computer Science.
University of Jaén, Spain. Juny
, 2005.


  Visiting Researcher at

Rene Doursat
Complex Systems Institute Paris Ile-de-France (ISC-PIF)
May 2011 - August 2011


Research & Work Experience

Universidad de Malaga
March, 2010 - Present
PhD Student 

Fitec Consultores S.L.
May, 2007 - November, 2008
Consultant / programmer



Staff member of the 11th European Conference on Artificial Life (ECAL), August 8-12, 2011, Cité Universitaire, Paris, France.
Second Prize Award of the XIII Academic Spin-Offs Call. Universidad de Malaga (2010). Melomics.
XI Curso de Formación para el profesorado Universitario Novel (2013). Universidad de Málaga.



Requena, G., Sánchez, C., Corzo-Higueras, JL., Reyes-Alvarado, S.,Rivas-Ruiz, F., Vico, F. & Raglio, A. (2014). Melomics music medicine (M3) to lessen pain perception during pediatric prick test procedure. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology. Accepted
Doursat, R. & Sánchez, C. (2014) Growing fine-grained multicellular robots. Soft Robotics. 1(2): 110-121 (PDF)
Sánchez C, Moreno F, Albarracín D, Fernández JD, Vico FJ (2013) Melomics: A Case-Study of AI in Spain. AI Magazine, 34(3), 99-103. (PDF)
Doursat, R., Sánchez, C., Fernández, J. D., Kowaliw, T. & Vico, F. J. (2014) Function from structure from development: A dynamical evo-devo model of complex artificial organisms. In preparation.
Francisco J. Vico, Carlos A. Sánchez-Quintana, David D. Albarracín (2011). MELOMICS: Aportaciones de la informática y la biología a la musicoterapia receptiva. En Sabbatella, P. (coord.), Identidad y Desarrollo Profesional del Musicoterapeuta en España, pag. 83-93. Actas del III Congreso Nacional de Musicoterapia. Cádiz 8-10 Octubre 2010. Granada: Grupo Editorial Universitario. ISBN: 978-84-9915-629-3. (link)
Francisco J. Vico, Carlos A. Sánchez-Quintana, David D. Albarracín (2011). MELOMICS Contributions of computer science and biology to receptive music therapy. Evidence for Music Therapy Practice, Research & Education, pag. 521-530 - Selected Readings & Proceedings of the VIII European Music Therapy Congress, May 5-9, 2010, Cádiz, Spain. Granada: Grupo Editorial Universitario. ISBN: 978-84-9915-630-9 (link)
Book Chapters
Doursat, R., Sánchez, C., Dordea, R., Fourquet, D. & Kowaliw, T. (2013) Chapter 11: Embryomorphic Engineering: Emergent innovation through evolutionary development. In Morphogenetic Engineering: Toward Programmable Complex Systems, R. Doursat, H. Sayama & O. Michel, eds. "Understanding Complex Systems" Series, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-642-33901-1.



Administración y Seguridad en Redes

Grado en Ingeniería de Tecnologías de Telecomunicación

Escuela Técnica Superiror de Ingeniería de Telecomunicación.

Administración de Equipos y Sistemas en Red

Grado en Ingeniería Telemática.

Escuela Técnica Superiror de Ingeniería de Telecomunicación.