E. Estevez is a lecturer of Electronic and Automatic Engineering at the University of the Jaen. She obtained degree in Telecommunications Engineering in 2002 from the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). In 2007 she obtained her PhD in Automatic Control from UPV/EHU. She has co-authored more than 160 technical papers in international journals and conference proceedings in the field of distributed industrial control systems. She has also been involved in several research projects funded by National and European R&D programmes. Her main expertise deals with applying software engineering concepts to the industrial control, robotics fields. She has carried out review work for various conferences and technical journals.