Adrian Garcia Rodriguez

Dublin, Ireland
Research Scientist

Education

  • PhD in Electronic & Electrical Engineering from University College London (U.K.). February 2013 - June 2016.
  • Master’s Degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain).  September 2007 – December 2012.

Biography

Adrian Garcia Rodriguez was born in Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Spain). He received the M.S. degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain), in 2012, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from University College London (U.K.), in 2016. He has also held research positions in the research institute for technological development and communications innovation (IDeTIC) at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain) between 2010-2012, and in the RF group of Nokia Bell Labs (Ireland) in 2015. Since 2016, he is a Research Scientist at Nokia Bell Labs (Ireland), where he focuses on unlicensed spectrum technologies and unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) communications.

Research Interests

  • Wireless Communications

Honors and Awards

  • L. Galati Giordano, A. Garcia-Rodriguez, M. Ding, and M. Hassan, “Drone Base Stations: Opportunities and Challenges Towards a Truly “Wireless” Wireless Network,” industrial presentation held in IEEE Globecom 2017, Singapore, Dec. 2017. [Awarded the “Most Attended Industry Program Award at IEEE Globecom 2017”].
  • Exemplary reviewer award of IEEE Transactions in Wireless Communications, 2017.
  • Exemplary reviewer award of IEEE Transactions in Communications, 2017.
  • Exemplary reviewer award of IEEE Communications Letters, 2016.
  • PhD scholarship from the Electronic & Electrical Engineering department of University College London (U.K.).

Selected Articles and Publications