Dr Vicente Alarcon-Aquino, PhD (Lond), DIC   

Professor of Communication Networks and Information Security

Department of Computing, Electronics and Mechatronics

SNI Member Level I, Fellow of the Mexican Academy of Sciences

Universidad de las Americas Puebla (UDLAP)

Sta. Catarina Martir, Cholula, Puebla CP 72810 MEXICO

E-mail: vicente dot alarcon (at) udlap dot mx

Phone: +52 (222) 

URL https://sites.google.com/site/vicentevialaq/

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Short Bio

Vicente Alarcon-Aquino received his PhD and D.I.C. degrees in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Imperial College London, London, U.K. in 2003. Before pursuing his PhD studies at Imperial College, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of electronics at the Universidad de las Americas Puebla (UDLAP), Mexico, where he is now a full Professor in the Department of computing, electronics and mechatronics. Previously (2006-2018) he held the positions of Graduate Coordinator, Head of Department, and Member of several Academic, Research and Advisory Councils at UDLAP. During his stay at Imperial College, he was Lab Demonstrator and Research Assistant in the Communications and Signal Processing Group. In 2017, he spent a short-term research stay as a Visiting Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Informatics at King's College London, UK. He has supervised several theses and taught courses at undergraduate and graduate levels in areas related to network security, communication networks, and signal processing. He has authored over 170 research articles in several refereed journals and conference proceedings, has written a book on MPLS networks and has several citations to his research articles. He has served as Guest editor for the Journal of Universal Computer Science (Q2) and is currently acting as an Associate Editor for IEEE Access Journal (IF:3.557, Q1). His current research interests include network monitoring and security, anomaly detection, wavelet-based signal processing, and multiresolution techniques. Dr Alarcon-Aquino has been active in program committees for international conferences and has also served as manuscript reviewer for numerous refereed journals. He is a Senior member of IEEE, belongs to the Mexican National System of Researchers (SNI Level I) and has been elected to membership of the Mexican Academy of Sciences (AMC).                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Last Updated: January 2018