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Catedrático Universidad

  • Tecnología Electrónica


e-mail: mlaATunavarra.es

Phone number: (+34) 948 16 9055

Manuel López-Amo received the telecommunications engineering degree and  Ph.D. degrees from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, in 1985 and 1989, respectively. He was the recipient of the extraordinary doctorate prize of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.


From 1985 to 1989, he was a Lecturer in Optical Communications and Electronics at the Photonic Technology Department of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. During 1987, he was a visiting Ph.D. student at INTEC of the University of Ghent, Belgium, working on integrated optics.


In January 1990, he became an associate professor at the Photonic Technology Department of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.  In 1992, he was a Visiting Researcher at British Telecom. Research laboratories ( Ipswich, ) working in amplified fiber-optic networks.


In 1996, he moved to Universidad Publica de Navarra ( Pamplona ) where he became Full Professor in the Electrical and Electronical Engineering department and is currently the head of the optical communications group of this department. He has been the Head of the Electrical and Electronic Engineering department and also of the Engineering Facultry of this university.


He was also the Chairman of the Optoelectronic Committee of the Spanish Optical Society (SEDO) . He has been leader of more than 31 research projects and he has coauthored more than 300 papers in international refereed journals and conferences.


He has supervised 18 Ph. D. works and has obtained three times the BBVA research award of the Universidad Publica de Navarra.


He is a senior member of the IEEE and a member of the technical committees of the international conference on fiber optic sensors (OFS) and the European workshop on optical fibre sensors (EWOFS). He has participated in the management committes of the  European cost 299 y TD1001 actions. He also belongs to OSA and EOS.












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