Marisol Rico

Marisol Rico

Sc.D. Mechanical Engineering

My research is focused on the design and development of new products.

Marisol is an Assistant Professor in Product Development in the School of Engineering in Jönköping Sweden.

Marisol is a Doctor in Mechanical Engineering, she has a Master’s Degree in Manufacturing Engineering and a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design.

In the Industry, she has worked as an Operations Manager, implementing improvements in the design, manufacturing, supply chain, and logistics processes of the company.


In her research, Marisol developed an Integral Model for designing new products based on her Industrial and Academic experience. This model was applied in 3 study cases, one of them started with the design, manufacturing, and supply chain of the product to delivered clients in a company. The other cases were part of the research project called ”Design and Manufacture of Oxyhydrogen generators by alkaline electrolysis for fuel-saving in marine vessels”.