Giancarlo Pastor Figueroa's Homepage



GIANCARLO PASTOR FIGUEROA
Telecom@AALTO + Entrepreneurship@IE
 
Mobile Edge Computing, Aalto University
Konemiehentie 2, 02150 Espoo, Finland
giancarlo.pastor(at)aalto.fi
https://www.linkedin.com/in/giancarlopastor

 
 
PRESENTATION
 
    Welcome to my research homepage!

    In brief: Background in Mathematics and Electrical Engineering. 
    Work on scalable design of large sensing systems.
    Expertise in project preparation and coordination.
    Interest in intelligent transportation systems, cognitive manufacturing and technology-based entrepreneurship.
 
EDUCATION AND DEGREES AWARDED
 
    Doctor
    Electrical Engineering

    Aalto Univ. (AALTO), 
Carlos III Univ. of Madrid (UC3M), King Juan Carlos Univ. (URJC), 2016
 
    Licentiate
    Mathematics
    Autonomous University of Madrid
(UAM), 2010
 
    Engineer
    Electronics Engineering
    Pontifical University Catholic of Peru
(PUCP), 2006
 
WORK EXPERIENCE
 
    Adjunct Professor
    IE Business School
    07.18-now
 
    Project Manager & Postdoctoral Researcher
    AALTO
    09.17-now
 
    Research Scientist
    VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT), Finland
    09.16-08.17

    Visiting Researcher
    University of Texas at Austin (Math) (UT), USA
    09.15-02.16
 
    Doctoral Researcher
    AALTO + URJC + EIT
    09.12-08.16
 
    Research Intern
    URJC
    08.10-07.12
 
    Undergraduate Intern
    
National Institute of Statistics (INE), Spain
    09.07-02.09
 
    Research Assistant / Teaching Assistant
    PUCP
    01.06-12.07
 
LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
 
    JOURNAL ARTICLES
        Matrix-variate Asymptotic Expansions via Bell Polynomials and Log-statistics
        G. Pastor
        IEEE Transactions on Transactions on Image Processing, 2018 (To be submitted)

         Axiomatic Characterization of Sparsity
        G. Pastor, I. Mora-Jiménez, R. Jäntti, and A.J. Caamaño
        IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 2018 (Submitted)
  
        A Stochastic Geometry Model for Compressive Crowdsensing in Vehicular Networks
        
G. Pastor, R. Jäntti, and A.J. Caamaño
        IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2017 (Submitted)
     
        A Low-rank Tensor Model for Imputation of Missing Vehicular Traffic Volume
        G. Pastor
        IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2018 (Accepted)
  
        Asymptotic Expansions for Heavy-tailed Data (pdf)
        G. Pastor, I. Mora-Jiménez, A.J. Caamaño, and R. Jäntti
        IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol.23, no.4, 2016
 
    CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS 
        
Fog Following Me: Latency and Quality Balanced Task Allocation in Vehicular Fog Computing
        Z. Chao, G. Pastor, Y. Xiao, L. Yong, and A. Ylä-Jääski
        IEEE SECON, 2018 (Accepted)
 
        Compressive Data Aggregation from Poisson Point Process Observations (pdf)
        G. Pastor, I. Norros, R. Jäntti, and A.J. Caamaño
        IEEE ISWCS, 2015
 
        Log-Cumulant Matching Approximation of Heavy-Tailed-Distributed Aggregate Interference (pdf)
        
G. Pastor, I. Mora-Jiménez, A.J. Caamaño, and R. Jäntti
        IEEE ICC, 2015
 
        Incremental Similarity Metric to Evaluate Complexity of Human Gait (pdf)
        M.I. Chidean, E. Morgado, E. del Arco, 
G. Pastor, A. Moreno, J. Ramiro, and A.J. Caamaño
        IEEE SENSORS, 2014
 
        Log-Cumulants-based Edgeworth Expansion for Skew-Distributed Aggregate Interference (pdf)
        
G. Pastor, I. Mora-Jiménez, A.J. Caamaño, and R. Jäntti
        IEEE ISWCS, 2014
 
        Wireless Sensor Network for Low-Complexity Entropy Determination of Human Gait (pdf)
        M.I. Chidean, 
G. Pastor, E. Morgado, J. Ramiro, and A.J. Caamaño
        IEEE PIMRC, 2013
 
        Sparsity-based Criteria for Entropy Measures (pdf)
        
G. Pastor, I. Mora-Jiménez, R. Jäntti, and A.J. Caamaño
        IEEE ISWCS, 2013
 
        Medium Access Probability of Uniform Networks with General Propagation Models 
(pdf)
        
G. Pastor, I. Mora-Jiménez, A.J. Caamaño, and R. Jäntti
        IEEE ISWCS, 2013
 
        Message-Passing Algorithms for Link Monitoring 
(pdf)
        
G. Pastor, I. Mora-Jiménez, E. Morgado, and A.J. Caamaño
        IEEE ISWCS, 2012
 
    THESES
        Probabilistic Models and Algorithms for Energy-efficient Wireless Sensor Networks
        G. Pastor
        A! Publications Series, Doctoral Dissertations, Feb 2016 
 
        Inference of Link Characteristics in Wireless Sensor Networks
        
G. Pastor
        UC3M Master’s Theses, 2012
 
        Data Acquisition System for Nitrogen Detection for an Accurate Fertilization (in Spanish)
        
G. Pastor
        PUCP Bachelor’s Theses, 2006