Eduard Alarcón

Researcher Telecommunications, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)

Eduard Alarcón is a professor, researcher and mentor at the ETS of Telecommunications Engineering at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (Barcelona), where he graduated with a national award. He has been an invited professor at the University of Colorado at Boulder (2003), KTH Stockholm (2011), ICREA Academy for the Generalitat de Catalunya (2019 to 2024), and scientific advisor of the direction of I+D+i Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities (2019).

He has participated in EU, NSF, NASA and ESA research projects, working in multidisciplinary groups with colleagues at MIT, EPFL, Google, Aalto, Intel, UC Berkeley, IBM and Cornell. He has been Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Journal of Emerging Issues in Circuits and Systems, and General Manager of the CDIO World Congress of Engineering Education in Barcelona in 2013.