General Information

Full Name Jesús Sánchez Cuadrado
Date of Birth 18th January 1981
Languages Spanish, English


  • 2009
    Universidad de Murcia, Spain
  • 2004
    Ingeniería Informática
    Universidad de Murcia


  • 2019 - current
    Ramón y Cajal researcher
    Universidad de Murcia
  • 2017-2019
    Researcher, JIN project
    Universidad de Murcia
  • 2011-2016
    Assistant professor
    Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
  • 2009-2011
    Post-doctoral researcher
    Universidad de Murcia
  • 2005-2009
    PhD student
    Universidad de Murcia

Open Source Projects


  • 2021
    • ACM Distinguished paper award at MoDELS’21 for "Towards the Characterization of Realistic Model Generators using Graph Neural Networks"
  • 2015
    • Best paper award at MoDELS’15 for “Quick fixing ATL model transformations”
    • Best tool paper award at ICMT’15 for “Reusable model transformation components with Bento”
  • 2014
    • Best MDE paper award at JISBD’14 for “A MDE Tool for Engineering Applications Based on Instant Messaging over Twitter”
  • 2012
    • Best paper award at MoDELS’12 for “Bottom-up meta-model development”
    • Best MDE paper award at JISBD’12 for “On the parameterization of horizontal transformations in the horseshoe model”

Academic Interests

  • Model-Driven Engineering
    • Domain-specific languages
    • Model transformations
    • Modelling environments
  • End-user programming
    • Low-code environments
  • Machine learning and software engineering
    • Developer productivity
    • Chatbots and its engineering