Esperanša Amengual received the Computer Engineering degree and the Ph.D. degree from the University of the Balearic Islands (UIB), Palma de Mallorca, Spain, in 2000 and 2009, respectively.
From 1999 to 2001, she worked as a researcher in the ESPRIT project num. 23242, SUCSEDE, in the software engineering field. In 2000, she joined the Department of Mathematics and Informatics, University of the Balearic Islands (UIB), Mallorca, Spain, where she teaches software engineering, web engineering and databases.
From 2002 to 2003 she participated in the QuaSAR project, a software process improvement program for small and medium software companies in the Balearic Islands.
After a research period in software process improvement in which she participated in several projects and published a relevant number of papers in prestigious national and international journal and conferences, Dr. Amengual current research interest and activities span the fields of Web Engineering and Human Computer Interaction (HCI), more specifically Brain Computer Interfaces (BCI) and their application to serious games.