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researcher , communications engineer

Alejandro Alvarez Melcon, Spanish communications engineer, researcher. Recipient The Communications Advertising and Marketing-Telecoforum award to Most Innovative Technological Development, 2005; grantee, Spanish Ministry Research and Education, 1991-1992, 1995-1996; scholar, International Association Students Exchange Technology Experience, 1988. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

Background

Melcon, Alejandro Alvarez was born on January 4, 1965 in Madrid, Spain. Son of Jose Alvarez Tunyon and Josefa Melcon Rodriquez.

Education

Diploma in telecommunication engineering, Technology University Madrid, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, 2000.

Career

Microwave engineer European Space Agency, Noordwijk, Netherlands, 1991—1995. Assistant professor Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, 1995—2000. Associate professor Technology University Cartagena, Spain, since 2000, head communication department Spain, 2000—2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of SSAIP: Sptrip, Slot, Air, Inverted Patc - a cavity backed alternative to broadband communication antennas. Invention of efficient Computer-aided Design of boxed microwave circuits based on arbitrary rectangular elements. Invention of new leaky-wave antennas in hybrid printed-waveguide technology.

    Invention of new transversal filters in microstrip technology. Invention of new transversal filters in hybrid microstrip-waveguide technology. Invention of neural networks analysis of shielded printed circuits.

Membership

Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ).

Connections

Married Isabel Ruano Malagon, June 26, 1993. Children: Paula Melcon Ruano, Daniel Melcon Ruano.

father:
Jose Alvarez Tunyon

mother:
Josefa Melcon Rodriquez

spouse:
Isabel Ruano Malagon

children:
Paula Melcon Ruano Melcon

Daniel Melcon Ruano Melcon