After obtaining the doctoral degree (May 2008), he has been a research associate at the SPCOM group. In addition to his research in relay-assisted transmission, he has been working in the following areas: Radio Resource Management, Interference Alignment, Interference Management, Machine Type Communications, Visible Light Communications, Massive MIMO mmW and Wireless Software Defined Networking.
He has participated in the EC projects ROCKET, FREEDOM, TROPIC, TUCAN3G and 5GWireless, one industry contract (1 year) with HUAWEI, and several National and Regional projects (ECO, FBNIT, COMONSENS, MOSAIC, DISNET, 5G&RUNNER).
The scientific work has generated publications in 16 international journals, 57 international conferences, 5 book chapters, 3 patents, 10 standard contributions, see for example https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=6602942871, https://scholar.google.es/citations?user=z7NcDOwAAAAJ&hl=es&oi=ao, or http://futur.upc.edu/AdrianAgustindeDios.
In 2016 he was qualified for research accreditation by AQU (Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency) thanks to his post-doctoral activity.
During his career at SPCOM group he has co-advised 3 PhD Thesis, 3 Treballs fi de Grau, 3 Master Thesis.