09/12 - Present Postdoctoral Researcher
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
At Universidad Complutense de Madrid I am investigating different properties of quantum channels.

01/11 - 08/12 Researcher
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
My research focus at UPM was rate adaptive information reconciliation. Towards this goal I studied new methods for puncturing error correcting codes. I also had teaching duties in two undergraduate subjects: discrete mathematics and numerical analysis.

10/09 - 12/10 International Trade Advisor
Trade Comission of Spain, Tokyo, Japan
The Trade Comission of Spain in Tokyo promotes from an institutional position the commercial relations between Spain and Japan. Within the Industry deparment I was in charge of the areas of civil infrastructures, electric vehicles and renewable energy. My role was to research these markets, represent the Trade Comission in the related events and prepare trade missions, seminars, etc.

01/08 - 09/09  PhD Researcher
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Télécom ParisTech, Paris, France
As a PhD researcher I applied modern coding techniques to the information reconciliation step in quantum key distribution. For fixed error rates, these ideas lead to a significant improvement of the distillable secret key with respect to earlier interactive reconciliation methods.

11/06 - 12/07 R&D Engineer Trainee
Thales Alenia Space, Madrid, Spain
In Thales Alenia Space I joined the Satellite Networks Group. I participated in two projects, both related with DVB-RCS, the Harmonisation of DVB-RCS Management and Control Planes granted by the European Space Agency (ESA) and an study of the Interoperability of DVB-RCS and terrestrial access technologies for the Spanish Ministry of Industry.

08/06 - 08/06 IT Volunteer
BorgouNET NGO, Cotonou, Benin
As part of a Engineers Without Borders Spain program I went one month to the NGO BorgouNET in Benin. They provide communications infrastructures to development agents. My technical task was to customize of an open source prepaid card access system for wireless clients (freeRadius, ChilliSpot, phpMyPrepaid)

07/05 - 05/06 Junior Software Engineer
Critical Software, Lisbon, Portugal
During my stay at Critical Software I was part of the Command & Control department. I participated in two projects: the Automated Regression Testing project for the European Space Operation Center (ESOC) and the Galileo Flight Dynamic Facility (FDF), granted by Galileo Industries (GAIN). 


2006–2011: PhD in Applied Mathematics
Facultad de Informática - Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Madrid, Spain

2008–2009: Master in International Business Administration
Centro de Estudios Económicos y Comerciales
Madrid, Spain

2004–2006: Diplôme d'ingenieur
Télécom ParisTech (aka École nationale supérieure des télécommunications)
Paris, France

1999–2006: Ingeniero de Telecomunicaciones
ETS de Telecomunicaciones - Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Madrid, Spain


Spanish Native  
English Full Professional Proficiency (Cambridge Proficiency Certificate)
French Full Professional Proficiency (French Engineer Degree)
Portuguese Full Professional Proficiency  
Japanese Limited Working Proficiency (JLPT N3)  


OS Platforms Linux, Mac OS X, Windows
Programming C/C++, Python 
Scientific Matlab, Mathematica
Version Control System  CVS, subversion
Typography Latex, Microsoft Office