VITAE

WORK EXPERIENCE

2017- present | AXA Postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Biomedical Technology (CTB), Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)
2013-2016 | Postdoctoral fellow at McConnell Brain Imaging Centre in the Montreal Neurological Institute at McGill University (MNI, Canada)

EDUCATION

2008-2013 | PhD in Biomedical Engineering with European Mention, at the CTB-UPM. 2010: Diploma of Advanced Studies and Research Aptitude
2009-2012 | 4th year in Mathematics Degree at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM)
2008-2009 | MSc in Bioengineering and Telemedicine, at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Telecomunicación (ETSIT-UPM)
2003-2008 | MSc Telecom Engineer, specialization in Communications, intensification in Bioengineering, at the ETSIT-UPM

RESEARCH INTERNSHIPS

09-12, 2010 | Max-Planck-Institut für Hirnforschung (Max Planck Institute for Brain Research) in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). Neurophysiology Department (Prof. Wolf Singer), supervised by Dr. Raúl Vicente
09-12, 2011 | Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience in Amsterdam (The Netherlands). Sleep and Cognition Group (Prof. Oost van Someren’s), supervised by Dr. Germán Gómez-Herrero

AWARDS

2017-2019 | AXA Postdoctoral fellowship Grant, 130K€ Alzheimer’s Disease: finding early indications of the disease for better therapeutic interventions (link)
2015 | Lewis Reford Fellows Travel Award, MNI, 1.5K$
2014 | Best idea awardee 1000€ prize, at actúa_COM competition organized by the Center for Open Middleware (COM) and the Entrepreneurship Program at the UPM with ‘Mindzilla, mind your mind’.
2009-2013 | Grant for the training of university professors (FPU) of the national program of the Spanish Ministry of Education and Science
2013 | Honorable Mention at Idea2 Madrid competition of the Madrid-MIT M+Vision Consortiom program, with the project ‘WEEG wireless EEG
2013 | Diploma to best business ideas at actúaupm X Entrepreneurship Competition UPM, with project ‘HERMES: Towards real-time unraveling of dynamic brain connectivity’
2009 | 1st Mandelbrot Prize at the competition of fractals of the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid (ETSAM-UPM), together with Anira Niso and Yara Niso, presenting ‘Sierpinski’s emptyness’ project
2008-2009 | Movistar’s Chairs study grant, by the ETSIT-UPM
2003-2005 | Excellent academical progress scholarship given by the Comunidad de Madrid (CAM)
2003 | Prize for students with excellent grades at the University Entrance Examination (Selectividad) by the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)

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