About Me

I was born in Madrid, Spain, in January 1977. At present, I am the Director of Infraestructures and Maintenance at the University of Alcalá and Associate Professor at the Department of Electronics. I received the Tech. Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering in 2000 from the Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering in 2002 (with Best Student Award) and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering (with PhD UAH Award) in 2005 from the University of Alcalá (UAH), Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain.
I worked in the Air Navigation Aids Laboratory in the Spanish Air Force from 1996 up to 2002. I am member of the RobeSafe Research Group of the UAH. My research interests include localization and navigation in Robotics, eSafety and Intelligent Transportation Systems. I am lecturing for Mobile Robotics, an MSc course in Electronics and Intelligent Systems.
I am the author of more than 110 refereed papers in journals and international conferences, and corresponding author of 2 national patents. I have been recipient of the 3M Innovation Awards in the category of eSafety in 2003 and 2004 and in the category of Industry in 2004. Also, in 2007 I was Research Visitor at the European Centre for Soft Computing, and in 2011 at the Institute of Perception Action and Behaviour (IPAB) of the University of Edinburgh.