Eduardo Carrasco received the Telecommunication Engineer degree from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), Mexico, in 2000, and the Telecommunication Engineering Ph.D. degree from the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (UPM), Spain, in 2008. From 1999 to 2001 he was with Directv Latin America as Broadcast Operation System Specialist. In 2002 he received a grant from Fundacion Vodafone, Spain, to obtain a Telecommunication Management Degree at Escuela de Organizacion Industrial (EOI), Spain as well as one-year training stay at Vodafone Spain. From January to April 2008, he visited the Microwave Engineering Laboratory at the Universita degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy, as part of the Ph.D. research work. From June 2009 to June 2012, Dr. Carrasco was with the Electromagnetism and Circuits Theory Department at Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (UPM), Spain, as Postdoctoral Researcher, participating in different projects supported by the Spanish Government, the Mexican Council of Science and Technology, the European Union's Sixth and Seventh Framework Programmes (FP6 & FP7), and the European Space Agency (ESA). His current research interests include reconfigurable antennas, reflectarrays, planar lenses and Space antennas. He is a member of the Mexican Network of Space Science and Technology, the European Association on Antennas and Propagation and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Since July 2012 Dr. Carrasco is with the Adaptive Micronano Wave group at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, as a Marie-Curie Fellow supported by the EU FP7.
Biography Updated on 16 April 2013