Pedro Peris-Lopez has an M.S. degree in telecommunications engineering (2004) and Ph.D. degree in computer science (2008) from the University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain. From October 2004 to December 2008 he held a position as Assistant Teacher at University Carlos III of Madrid (Spain), being involved both in academic and research tasks. In January 2009, he started to work as Postdoctoral Research at Delft University of Technology (Netherlands). In Delft, he was mainly focused on research but he had the opportunity to serve as Invited Lecturer in the subject of cryptography and security at the Master of Computer Science and also as Field Supervisor of a Ph.D. candidate from the Universiti Sains Malaysia (Malaysia). Moreover, he enrolled in several training courses (University Teaching Qualification) pursuing to increase his teaching skills. In September 2011, he started to work as a Visiting Lecturer at the University Carlos III of Madrid. Regarding international mobility, he worked three years (January 2009 to January 2012) as Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Delft. Moreover, in June 2011 he was invited for a short stay in the Ecole Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) in the program called “Summer Research Institute.” As consequence of his international reputation, he has been invited as speaker in universities (e.g., Radboud University Nijmegen, K. U. Leuven, Portsmouth University, and EPFL) and Research Centers (e.g., I2R Singapore). Furthermore, he has acted as part of the assessment panel in National and International Ph.D. defenses. He has published many articles in international journals with impact factor and papers in international conferences of recognized prestige (peer-reviewed; 2-4 reviewers). His works have a high impact: his works have more than 1500 citations and his h-index is 17 (08/2014–Google Scholar). His research interest is in the field of cryptography, computer forensics, signal processing, and artificial intelligence. Nowadays, his research is focused on three main areas in which he has published a great number of papers in specialized journals and conference proceedings.
Biography Updated on 12 February 2015