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Dr Miguel Lopez-Benitez

Senior Lecturer Electrical Engineering and Electronics


    Personal Statement

    I received the BSc and MSc degrees in Telecommunication Engineering (both with Distinction) from Miguel Hernández University, Elche, Spain in 2003 and 2006, respectively, and the PhD degree in Telecommunication Engineering (Highest Distinction, summa cum laude) from the Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain in 2011. From 2011 to 2013, I was a Research Fellow in the Centre for Communication Systems Research of the University of Surrey, UK. In 2013, I became a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics of the University of Liverpool, UK, where I have been a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) since 2018.

    My research interests are in the field of wireless communications and networking, with special emphasis on mobile communications and dynamic spectrum access in cognitive radio systems. I am/have been the principal investigator of research projects funded by the EPSRC, British Council and Royal Society, and have been involved in the European-funded projects AROMA, NEWCOM++, FARAMIR, QoSMOS and CoRaSat. I am Associate Editor of IEEE Access, IET Communications, and Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, and have been a member of the Organising Committee for the IEEE WCNC International Workshop on Smart Spectrum (IWSS) since 2015.

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