Gonzalo Vazquez



Ph.D. Electrical Engineering

Gonzalo Vazquez Vilar has been a visiting professor in the Dept. of Signal Theory and Communications at the Univ. Carlos III de Madrid, Spain, since 2014. His research interests lie in the field of Shannon theory, with emphasis on finite-length information theory and communications.


Gonzalo Vazquez-Vilar received the Dual Bachelor's Degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Vigo, Spain, in 2004 and 2005, the Master of Science Degree from Stanford University, U.S., in 2008 and the Ph.D. Degree from the University of Vigo, Spain, in 2011.

Since 2014 he has been a Visiting Proffessor in the Department of Signal Theory and Communications, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain. Previously, in the period 2011-2014, he was a post-doctoral fellow with the Department of Information and Communication Technologies at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain. He participated in a exchange program with the University of Applied Sciences of Saarland, Germany, and was employed as project engineer at Siemens AG, Germany in the years 2005 and 2006, respectively. He has also held appointments as visiting researcher at Stanford University, U.S., University of Cambridge, U.K., and Princeton University, U.S.

Gonzalo Vazquez-Vilar received the Pedro Barrie de la Maza Graduate Scholarship to join Stanford University and the FPI and Juan de la Cierva Research Fellowships from the Spanish Government. His research interests lie in the field of Shannon theory, with emphasis on finite-length information theory and communications.

Affiliations (present and past)
UC3M University
University Carlos III Madrid,
Signal Processing Group,
Dept. of Signal Theory and Communications.
Avda. de la Universidad 30
28911 Leganés, Madrid, Spain

Princeton University
Princeton University,
Information Sciences and Systems Group,
Dept. of Electrical Engineering.
Engineering Quadrangle, Princeton University,
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA.

University Pompeu Fabra
University Pompeu Fabra,
Information Theory and Coding Group,
Dept. of Information and Communication Technologies.
Tànger building (Comunication-Poblenou campus)
C\ Tànger, 122-140. 08018 Barcelona, Spain

University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge,
Signal Processing and Communications Lab,
Dept. of Engineering.
Trumpington Street, University of Cambridge,
Cambridge, CB2 1PZ, United Kingdom

Stanford University
Stanford University,
Smart Antennas Research Group,
Information Systems Lab
Packard 215
Stanford, CA 94305, USA

Gradiant Research Center,
Edificio CITEXVI, local 14,
Vigo University Campus, 36310 Vigo, Spain

University of Vigo
University of Vigo,
Signal Processing in Communications Group,
Signal Processing and Communications Dept.
Telecommunications Engineering School,
University of Vigo, 36310 Vigo, Spain

Siemens AG
Industrial Solutions and Services (I&S)
Martin-Luther-Str. 25
66111 Saarbruecken. Germany

Hochschule fuer Technik und Wirtschaft des Saarlandes
(University of Applied Sciences of Saarland)
Goebenstrasse 40
66117 Saarbruecken. Germany

IEEE Member
3 Park Avenue, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10016-5997 USA

Stanford Alumni
Stanford Alumni Association
Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center
326 Galvez Street
Stanford, CA 94305-6105, USA

Asociacion de becarios - Fundacion Pedro Barrie de la Maza
Fundacion Pedro Barrie de la Maza
Asociacion de becarios,
Canton Grande, 9
15003 A Coruna. Spain