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researcher , communications engineer

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

  • Other Work

    • 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).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, racquetball, golf, travel.

Connections

Married Ana Maria Sarmiento, January 3, 1992. 1 child Gerardo Andres.

father:
Pablo Castanon

mother:
Maria Dolores Avila

spouse:
Ana Maria Sarmiento

child:
Gerardo Andres Castanon