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Engineering educator

Jose Manuel Pardo, Spanish engineering educator. Recipient 1st prize End of Career National INAPE, 1980, 1st prize Adamicro, 1983; Fulbright scholar Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983-1984, British Council scholar Cambridge (England) University, 1981.

Background

Pardo, Jose Manuel was born on October 11, 1955 in Valladolid, Spain. Son of Jose Pardo-Luis and Isabel Muñoz-Laguna.

Education

Degree in telecommunications engineering, ETSIT-UPM, Madrid, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, ETSIT-UPM, Madrid, 1981.

Career

Research assistant University Politecnica Madrid, 1977-1978, assistant professor, 1978-1980, professor charged of course, 1980-1981, adjunct professor, 1981-1985, associate professor, 1985-1992, professor, since 1992, department head, 1995—2004. Visiting scientist Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1983-1984. Consultant Telefonica I & D, Madrid, 1989-1991.

Chairman Eurospeech 95 conference.

Membership

Second lieutenant Spanish Army, 1979. Visiting fellow International Computer Science Institute, 2005-2006. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Acoustical Society of America, International Speech Communications Association (member advisory council, 1996-2006), European Association for Signal Processing, Spanish Society for Natural Language Processing, Spanish Association Telecomm.

Engineers, ELSNET (executive board).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Windsurfing, skiing, singing, ballroom dancing.

Connections

Married Rosario Garcia-Sanchez, July 31, 1983. Children: Jorge, David Manuel.

father:
Jose Pardo-Luis

mother:
Isabel Muñoz-Laguna

spouse:
Rosario Garcia-Sanchez

child:
Jorge Pardo

child:
David Manuel Pardo