FACULTY & VISITING PROFESSOR - Associate Professor
Pablo Soto (S'01-M'06) was born in 1975 in Cartagena, Spain. He received the M.S. degree and Ph.D. degree (cum Laude) in Telecommunication Engineering from the Universidad Politecnica de Valencia in 1999 and 2012, respectively. In 2000, he joined the Departamento de Comunicaciones, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, where he is Associate Professor since 2012. He was an EU research fellow with the European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC-ESA), Noordwijk, the Netherlands in 2000. His research interests comprise numerical methods for the analysis, synthesis, and fully automated design of passive components in waveguide and planar technologies, the development and design of novel hardware for satellite applications, and high-power RF effects. Dr. Soto received the 2000 and 2012 COIT/AEIT national awards to the best Master Thesis and best Ph.D Thesis, respectively. He is also the co-recipient of the 2013 Gheorghe Cartianu Award of the Acadamia Romana.