Miguel Ángel Lagunas

Miguel Ángel Lagunas

Research Director (R4)

Division: Communication Systems
Category: Research
Phone: +34 93 645 29 21
Fax: +34 93 645 29 29
Miguel A. Lagunas was born in Madrid in 1951. He is Telecommunications Engineer (UPM, Madrid 1973) and holds a Ph D. in Communications (UPB, Barcelona 1976), teaching courses in Network Systems, Circuit Analysis, Stochastic Processes, Signal Processing, Signal Processing for Communications, Array processing, Satellite Communications, Spectral Estimation, Acoustics, Electroacoustics and Sonar. He has been teaching assistant (1973-76), adjunt (1976-78), associate (1978-82), advisor through Fullbrigh grant (University of Colorado, L.J.Griffiths, 1981-1982), and he is full professor since 1983.

He has published more than 42 technical papers on IEEE Communications, IEEE Acoustic Speech and Signal Processing, JASA and Signal Processing. He has made as well 39 invited presentations in universities, communications industry and international conferences, and has presented more than 134 papers on international conferences. He has been prime and participant in 19 projects of the Spanish National Plan of Research and in 18 from the European Union and the European Space Agency projects.

He was Vice-president for research of UPC (1986-89), Vice-secretary General of the Spanish National Plan of Research (1994-96), Manager of the National Plan on Information Technology and Communications (1993-94), Senior IEEE (1991) and IEEE Fellow (1997), as well as Member at large of Eurasip since 1990. He was elected Member of the Engineering Academy of Spain in 1998, holding awards from UPC, Generalitat and Chamber of Commerce for technical merits (1990 and 1991 respectively).

ORCID ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-3338-244X

  • Draw up the specific objectives of CTTC
  • Annual activity program
  • Managing, organizing, executing and monitoring of CTTC activities
  • Managing actions oriented towards securing resources
  • Perform the actions requested by the Patronato
  • Hiring/appointing of personnel
  • Promote the training of the scientific and technical staff