PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Cornell University, Usa, Civil Engineer, Federico Santa Maria Technical University. He has completed postgraduate studies in Spain, Finland, England and the United States.
He joined the ocean engineering group at the University of Valparaiso in 2005. He has written 13 ISI publications, 1 SCIELO and 9 Latinindex, participated as co-author of a book and several book chapters and lectured in the United States, Mexico, Spain, Korea, Singapore, Colombia, Peru and Japan. He is an associate researcher at the Center for Marine Observation for Coastal Environment Risk Studies (COSTAR) at the University of Valparaiso. Today he shares his academic work with art. Visit www.patowinckler.cl to see some of that.