Members

Juan M. Lopez-Soler Full Professor

Juan M. López-Soler is Full Professor at the Department of Signals, Telematics and Communications of the University of Granada (Spain). He teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Computer Networks, Data Transmission, and Multimedia Networking. He received the B.S. degree in Physics (Electronics). In 1991-92, he joined the Institute for Systems Research (formerly SRC) at the University of Maryland (USA) as Visiting Faculty Research Assistant. In 1995 he received the Ph.D. degree from the University of Granada. He has participated in more than 12 public and private funded research projects, being the coordinator in 7 of them. He has published more than 30 papers in international conferences and journals. His research interests include wired and wireless multimedia networking and real-time middleware.

Contact: juanma at ugr.es

Pablo Ameigeiras Assistant Professor

Pablo Ameigeiras received his M.Sc.E.E. degree in 1999 by the University of Malaga, Spain. He carried his Master Thesis at the Chair of Communication Networks, Aachen University (Germany) in the field of Random Access Mechanisms for Packet Services in UMTS. In 2000, he joint the Cellular System group at the Aalborg University (Denmark) where he carried out his Ph.D. thesis on Radio Resource Management and Quality of Service for packet services in HSDPA. After finishing his Ph.D., Pablo worked in Optimi Corporation investigating radio planning and optimization techniques for 3G networks. In 2006, he joined the Department of Signal Theory, Telematics, and Communications at the University of Granada (Spain). Currently, his research interests include 3G LTE and LTE-Advanced systems.

Contact: pameigeiras at ugr.es

Jorge Navarro Ortiz Associate Professor (Profesor Contratado Doctor)

Jorge Navarro Ortiz is an associate professor (Profesor Contratado Doctor) of the Department of Signal Theory, Telematics and Communications of the University of Granada. He obtained his MSc. in Telecommunications Engineering by the University of Malaga in 2001. Afterwards, his professional career was developed in the mobile communications field, working at Nokia Networks, Optimi (acquired by Ericsson) and Siemens. He started working at the University of Granada in 2006, where he got a Ph.D. in Telecommunications Engineering with the thesis titled “Mechanisms for Improving the Quality of Experience over IEEE 802.11 Networks“, realized under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Juan Manuel Lopez Soler. During this work, he performed a research stay at the Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Informazione of the University of Pisa in summer 2009. During summer 2012 he was a visiting researcher with the Broadband Wireless Networking Lab of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the Georgia Institute of Technology. His research interests include cognitive radio, heterogeneous networks, 4G and 5G wireless systems among others.

Contact: jorgenavarro at ugr.es

Juan J. Ramos-Muñoz Assistant Professor

Juan J. Ramos-Munoz received his M.Sc. in computer sciences in 2001 at UGR (University of Granada, Spain). Since 2009 he holds a doctorate degree from UGR. He is a lecturer in the Department of Signals Theory, Telematics and Communications of UGR. He is also member of the Wireless and Multimedia Networking Lab. His research interests are focused on software defined networks, and 5G, real-time multimedia streaming, quality of experience (QoE) assessment, Distributed Data Service (DDS), and adaptive mechanisms for providing QoS to Real-Time multimedia flows.

Contact: jjramos at ugr.es

Javier Povedano-Molina Ph.D. Student

Javier Povedano-Molina is a Ph.D. Student in the Department of Signal Theory, Communications and Telematics at the University of Granada (Spain). He received his B.Eng in Computer Science at the University of Córdoba (Spain), a B.S in Computer Science and M.S. in Multimedia Systems from the University of Granada in 2007 and 2009 respectively. His research interests are related to multimedia, real-time distributed systems specially video processing and streaming over Data Distribution Service.

Contact: jpovedano at ugr.es

Jose M. Lopez-Vega Ph.D. Student

Jose M. Lopez-Vega is a Ph.D. student at the Department of Signal Theory, Telematics and Communications of the University of Granada (Spain). He received his M.Sc. degree in Telecommunications from the University of Granada, and a Master in Multimedia Systems also from the University of Granada. He was granted a Ph.D. fellowship by the Education Spanish Ministry on July 2009 and started his Ph.D. studies. His research interests include publish-subscribe environments, peer-to-peer architectures, mobile networks, and network middleware.

Contact: jmlvega at ugr.es

Alumni

Fernando García Aranda Alumni

Fernando García-Aranda is a Predoctoral Student in the Department of Signal Theory, Telematics and Communications at the University of Granada (Spain). He received a B.Eng. in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Córdoba in 2008, and a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 2010. His research interests include system monitoring, network performance, security and real-time distributed systems.

Contact: fgaranda at ugr.es

Antonio Sánchez Alumni

Antonio Sánchez received his MSc. in Telecommunications Engineering by the University of Granada in 2010. Currently is working in research projects with the Department of Signal Theory, Telematics and Communications of the University of Granada. His research interests include quality of service (QoS), network middleware and real-time distributed systems.

Contact: titosanxez at gmail.com

Alba Azcona Rivas Alumni

Alba Azcona Rivas obtained her MSc. in Telecommunications Engineering by the University of Granada (Spain) in 2010. Currently she is collaborating with the Department of Signal Theory, Communications and Telematics at the University of Granada in research works focused on 3G LTE and LTE-Advanced systems.

Contact: alba.azconarivas at gmail.com

Jonathan Prados Garzon Alumni

Jonathan Prados Garzon received his MSc. in Telecommunications Engineering by the University of Granada (Spain) in 2011. Currently he is working in research projects with the Department of Signal Theory, Telematics and Communication of the University of Granada. His research interests are focused on Quality of Experience (QoE) and 3G LTE systems.

Contact: jpg at correo.ugr.es

Luis Cano Pérez Alumni

Luis Cano Pérez has a collaboration grant with the Department of Signal Theory, Telematics and Communications of the University of Granada. Currently, his work is focused on wireless networks planning.

Contact: luiseth at correo.ugr.es