Luis David Licea Torres



  • Programming Languages: JavaScript, Python, Bash, C++, C, C#
  • Skills: Git, Linux, MongoDB, Neovim, VSCode
  • Spoken Languages: English, Spanish


    Bachelor of Science, Computer Science May 2022
    University of Houston-Clear Lake; GPA 3.983 Houston, TX


    A Disease Similarity Technique Using Biological Process Functional Annotations July 2021
    University of Houston-Clear Lake, Computing Sciences Department Houston, TX
  • Journal: Springer
  • Series: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
  • Authors: Luis David Licea Torres and Hisham Al-Mubaid


    A Disease Similarity Technique Using Biological Process Functional Annotations July 2021
  • Location: Virtual
  • Date: July 15–16 2021
  • Type: Oral presentation
  • Speaker: Luis David Licea Torres

Work Experience

    Software Test and Verification Engineer, Dream Chaser November 2022–Present
    Odyssey Space Research Houston, TX
  • Migrated database back-end from LinvoDB to MongoDB
  • Used aggregate queries to reduce query times by a factor of 10
  • Reduced database entry insertion time from 4 hours to 1 minute
  • Wrote asynchronous MongoDB queries in JavaScript
  • Wrote JavaScript unit tests using the Mocha and Chai modules
  • Wrote Python unit tests using the unittest module
    Research Assistant, Computing Sciences Department July 2020–February 2021
    University of Houston-Clear Lake Houston, TX
    Tutor January 2019–August 2019
    Lee College Baytown, TX
  • Tutored students computer science, calculus, physics, and chemistry
    Student Assistant September 2017–August 2018
    Lee College Baytown, TX
  • Supervised lab experiments performed by classes of up to 20 students
  • Prepared experiments weekly according to 4 different chemistry classes


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  • Technologies used: Python, Django, HTML, CSS, JS, Google Cloud, Apache, Git
  • Repository:
  • An online radio player built with Rust and WebAssembly
  • Technologies used: Rust, WebAssembly, Git
  • Repository:

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