Fernando Perez-Cruz was born in Seville, Spain, in 1973. He received a Ph.D. degree in telecommunication engineering in 2000 from the Technical University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain and an M.S./B.S. degree in telecommunication engineering from the University of Seville, Seville, Spain in 1996. He works as an Associate Professor at the Department of Signal Theory and Communication at Carlos III University of Madrid, and currently he is the Chairman of the department. He has been a Visiting Professor at Princeton University under the sponsorship of an outgoing Marie Curie Fellowship. He has held positions at the Gatsby Unit (London), Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics (Tuebingen), BioWulf Technologies (New York), and the Technical University of Madrid and Alcala University (Madrid). His current research interest lies in machine learning and information theory and its application to signal processing and communications. He has authored over 80 contributions to international journals and conferences. He has also coauthored a book in digital communications. A detailed CV and list of publications can be accessed at http://www.tsc.uc3m.es /~fernando.
Biography Updated on 6 February 2011