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consultant , Mathematician

Nestor Zarraoa, Spanish mathematician, consultant. Recipient Best paper award, Institute of Navigation, United States, 1996; Research Fellowship, Education Ministry of Spain, 1990-1992, CajaMadrid, Spain, 1989.


Zarraoa, Nestor was born on January 10, 1965 in Eibar, Guipuzcoa, Spain. Son of Gregorio Zarraoa and Julia Lopez.


Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1992.


Fellow graduate student Instituto de Astronomia y Geodesia, Madrid, 1989—1992. Researcher Norwegian Mapping Authority, Hoenefoss, Norway, 1993—1995, Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Neustrelitz, Germany, 1995—1997. Senior engineer GMV, Tres Cantos, Spain, since 1997.


  • Achievements include design of Design of the main data processing element of EGNOS (Wide Area Augmentation to Global Positioning System and GLONASS in Europe). Development of OCCAM: Southwest package for the processing of Geodetic VLBI data, distributed in research centers worldwide. Research in Publication Empirical results of tectonic motion in Europe based on Geodetic VLBI data analysis.

    Research in Participation in the first West-european geodetic campaign with GLONASS aimed to determine the transformation between GLONASS and Global Positioning System reference sys.


Married Esther Sardon, December 29, 1996. Children: Laura, Raquel.

Gregorio Zarraoa

Julia Lopez

Esther Sardon

Laura Zarraoa

Raquel Zarraoa