# News

## 2023

**[10/12/23]** Physically attended NeurIPS 2023 in New Orleans, LA, USA!

**[28/10/23]** Our paper **AssemblyCA: A Benchmark of Open-Endedness for Discrete Cellular Automata** was accepted to ALOE - NeurIPS 2023!

## 2022

**[04/04/22]** I’m excited to be starting the spring of 2022 a work as a developer in Chemify and as a research engineer at the Cronin Group from the University of Glasgow.

**[25/01/22]** My M.Sc. Thesis **A data-driven discrete elastic rod model for shells and solids** is available in the institutional repository of the University of Montreal. Explore here.

## 2021

**[21/10/21]** I was granted the degree of M.Sc. in Computer Science with an option in Computer Graphics by the University of Montreal !!

**[06/07/21]** The Galápagos Project was officialy announced today !

**[02/05/21]** The official website of the Galápagos Project is deployed !

**[23/04/21]** I’m naming the project to develop the empirical science of Meta-Engineering as Project Galápagos.

**[12/04/21]** I concieved the field of Meta-Engineering by combining: Meta-Mathematics, Combinatorial Evolution, Causal Graphs(Wolfram Model) and the Game of Life(GoL).

**[12/02/21]** I’m joining the Wolfram Physics Project as a Research Affiliate.

## 2020

**[31/12/20]** I submitted the first draft of my Master Thesis for corrections.

**[01/03/20]** I gave a presentation on the MILA AI reading group on Physical Sound Synthesis and Connections with Neural Audio Synthesis.

## 2019

**[29/08/19]** I gave a presentation on the Universidad Nacional de Colombia math department on Discrete Differential Geometry-DDG (A link between the continuous and the computational universe).

**[01/03/19]** My work on Preserving data moments in density estimation via diffusion using the finite element method was accepted in the Boletín de Matemáticas 25(2).

**[07/01/19]** I uploaded my preprint to the Arxiv A digression on Hermite polynomials.

## 2018

**[17/11/18]** I gave a presentation on the Motograph18 Conference on Discrete Elastic Rods with Arbitrary Cross Sections.

**[05/09/18]** I graduated with Honors in Physics at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia.

**[11/08/18]** I gave a presentation on the First Colombian Conference in Industrial and Applied Math on High-order accurate DG(Discontinious Galerkin) methods for conservation laws.

**[28/06/18]** I recived the scholarship Bourse C (Bourse d’exemption des droits de scolarité supplémentaires) from the Faculté des études supérieures et postdoctorales, Université de Montréal for my Master Studies

**[01/06/18]** I’m excited to be starting a MSc in fall 2018 at the Université de Montréal / Ligum lab and the Computational Design Lab!

**[01/05/18]** My work on Mean conservation for density estimation via diffusion using the finite element method was accepted in the Boletín de Matemáticas 24(1).

## 2017

**[01/04/17]** I will join the Math Department at Purdue University as a Visiting researcher for the fall term of 2017

**[26/02/17]** I uploaded my preprint to the Arxiv Mean conservation for density estimation via diffusion using the finite element method.

**[23/02/17]** I uploaded my preprint to the Arxiv Pronunciation recognition of English phonemes /ə/,/æ/, /ɑː/ and /ʌ/ using Formants and Mel Frequency Cepstral Coefficients.