Dr Ares Gomez is a Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering within the School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment. Ares studied her Mechanical Engineering degree in the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), Mexico, where she also got the MEng in Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics in 2010. In 2015, Ares got her PhD in Manufacturing and Materials Engineering from The University of Edinburgh, Scotland. Between 2016 and 2019, Ares worked at the Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) at Strathclyde University where she was focused on light weight metal forming for the aerospace industry. Since April 2019, Ares has been a Lecturer at the Glasgow Caledonian University.