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Research Professors

Research Professors are our most published and cited researchers. They are recognized and respected leaders in their field of research. They have already made a difference. Their expertise and research interests have a significant impact on the Institute's scientific output and on the careers of their charges.

Director

Dr. Arturo AZCORRA
IMDEA Networks Job Title: Director
Affiliation: IMDEA Networks Institute and University Carlos III of Madrid
PhD: Telecommunications Engineering, Polytechnic University of Madrid. Spain
Research: 5G Networks and Services; Network Virtualization and Softwarization; Drone communications; On-line social networks data analytics; Mammal brain cartography and topology.
Joining Date: Oct 2007
E-mail:
Phone: +34 91 481 6967

Deputy Director

Dr. Albert BANCHS
IMDEA Networks Job Title: Deputy Director
Affiliation: IMDEA Networks Institute and University Carlos III of Madrid
PhD: Telematic Engineering, Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Barcelona. Spain
Research: Performance Evaluation and Resource Allocation in Wireless Networks
Joining Date: Sep 2009
E-mail:
Phone: +34 91 481 6997

Research Professors

Dr. Joerg WIDMER
IMDEA Networks Job Title: Research Professor (tenured) & Research Director
Previous Position: Manager. Docomo Euro-Labs. Munich. Germany
PhD: Computer Science, University of Mannheim. Germany
Research: Computer Networks, in particular Wireless Networking; Extremely High Frequency Communication (60GHz); Network Coding; Mobile Network Architectures; Transport Protocols
Joining Date: Sep 2010
E-mail:
Phone: +34 91 481 6994
Dr. Marco AJMONE MARSAN
IMDEA Networks Job Title: Research Professor
Affiliation: IMDEA Networks Institute and Politecnico di Torino. Italy
PhD: Telecommunication Networks, Budapest University of Technology and Economics (honoris causa). Hungary
Research: Network and Protocol Performance; Green Networking; Crowdsourcing Systems
Joining Date: Dec 2008
E-mail:
Phone: +34 91 481 6969
Dr. Antonio FERNÁNDEZ ANTA
IMDEA Networks Job Title: Research Professor
Previous Position: Full Professor. Universidad Rey Juan Carlos. Madrid. Spain
PhD: Computer Science, University of Southwestern Louisiana (now University of Louisiana at Lafayette). USA
Research: Parallel and distributed processing; Algorithms; Social computing; Social networks analysis; Communications and networks; Big data; Machine learning; Discrete and applied mathematics.
Joining Date: Sep 2010
E-mail:
Phone: +34 91 481 6995