Sancho Salcedo‐Sanz was born in Madrid, Spain, in 1974. Salcedo‐Sanz received his B.S. degree in physics from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, in 1998, and the Ph.D. degree in telecommunications engineering from the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, in 2002. Salcedo‐Sanz spent one year at the School of Computer Science, the University of Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK, as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the Department of Signal Processing and Communications, Universidad de Alcalá, Madrid, Spain. Salcedo‐Sanz coauthored more than 170 international journal and conference papers in the field of machine learning and soft‐computing. He also received different research awards in his career, such as the Universidad de Alcalá 's Best Young Researcher Award, in 2009; the 3M Innovation Award, in 2010; and the Price of the Social Council of University of Alcalá Award for technology transfer, in 2011. His current interests deal with soft‐computing techniques, evolutionary algorithms, hybrid algorithms, and neural networks in different applications of science and engineering.
Biography Updated on 29 November 2013