M. A. Lagunas
M. A. Lagunas was born in Madrid, Spain, in 1951. He received the Telecommunication Engineer degree from the Universitat Politènica de Madrid (UPM), Madrid, in 1973, and the Ph.D. degree in telecommunications from the Universitat Politècnica de Barcelona (UPB), Barcelona, Spain. From 1971 to 1973, he was a Research Assistant at the UPM. From 1973 to 1979, he was a Teacher Assistant, and from 1979 to 1982, he was an Associate Professor at the UPB. He was a Fullbright Scholar at the University of Boulder, Boulder, Colorado. Since 1983, he has been a Full Professor at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, where he teaches courses in signal processing, array processing, and digital communications. He was a Project Leader in several research projects. Currently, he is the Director of the Telecommunications Technological Center of Catalonia (CTTC), Barcelona. His research interests include spectral estimation, adaptive systems, and advanced front-ends combining spatial with frequency-time and coding diversity. Dr. Lagunas was the Vice President for Research of UPC from 1986 to 1989, and Vice Secretary for Research from 1995 to 1996. He is a Member-at-Large of EURASIP, and an Elected Member of the Academy of Engineers of Spain and of the Academy of Science and Arts of Barcelona.
Biography Updated on 4 January 2011