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Gerardo Antonio Castanon

Gerardo Antonio Castanon, Mexican communications engineer, researcher. Scholar Fulbright, Institute of International Education, 1992-1997. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Communications, Lasers and Electro-optical Society (ieee nj. 1995—2002), Racqetball Club (richardson tx 1997—2002).

Background

  • Castanon, Gerardo Antonio was born on June 13, 1965 in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Son of Pablo Castanon and Maria Dolores Avila.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Physics, Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, Mexico, 1987. Master of Science in Optics, Centro de Investigacion Cientifica y de educacion superior de Ensenada, Ensenada, Mexico, 1989. Master in Engineering, Monterrey Institute of Technology and higher education, 1991.

      Master of Science, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1997.

    Career

    • Associate professor engineering Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, 1988—1992. Research scientist Alcatel Corporation Research Center, Richardson, Texas, 1997—2000. Senior research scientist Fujitsu Network Communications Inc., since 2000.

    Works

    • Patentee in field (Alcatel Patent filed Award, 1999). Contributor articles and reviews to professional journals and conference proceedings.

    Membership

    Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Communications, Lasers and Electro-optical Society (ieee nj. 1995—2002), Racqetball Club (richardson tx 1997—2002).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sports, racquetball, golf, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Ana Maria Sarmiento, January 3, 1992. 1 child Gerardo Andres.
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    Born June 13, 1965
    (age 52)
    • 1987
      Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education
    • 1989
      Centro de Investigacion Cientifica y de educacion superior de Ensenada
    • 1991
      Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education
    • 1995
      State University of New York
    • 1997
      State University of New York
    • 1988 - 1992
      Associate, professor engineering Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education
    • 1997
      research scientist, Alcatel Corporation Research Center
      Richardson, Texas, United States

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