Juan Fernández Rubio
Telephone:+ 34 93 401 64 31
Fax:+ 34 93 401 64 47
Web site: http://gps-tsc.upc.es/comm/juan/juan.html
Advised Students:David Bernal Casas


Juan A. Fernández Rubio received the Ph D. from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC), Barcelona, Spain, in 1982. Since 1989 he is a Professor at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, where he teaches undergraduate courses in Analog and Digital Communications . His current research interests include Mobile Communication Systems, Space Division Multiple Access(SDMA), Blind Multiuser Detection, GPS applications.

Latest Projects

Project nameAcronymFunderStart dateEnd date
Signal Processing and Communications2017 SGR 578Catalan GovernmentJan 2017Dec 2019
Radio techologies for ultra-dense networks in the 5G and beyond (5G&B) eraRUNNERSpanish GovernmentDec 2016Dec 2019
Técnicas distribuidas para la gestión y operación de redes de comunicaciones celulares inalámbricas, de sensores y de la red eléctrica inteligenteDISNETSpanish GovernmentJan 2014Jun 2018

Latest Journal publications

[1] J. Castro Arvizu, J. Vilà-Valls, A. Moragrega, P. Closas Gómez and J. Fernández Rubio, "Received signal strength based indoor localization using a robust interacting multiple model extended Kalman filter algorithm", SAGE International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Vol. 13, August 2017. | BibTex

[2] P. Closas Gómez, C. Fernandez Prades and J. Fernández Rubio, "Maximum Likelihood Estimation of Position in GNSS", IEEE Signal Processing Letters, Vol. 14, n, May 2007, pp. 359 - 362. | Details | Full document | BibTex

[3] G. Seco, J. Fernández Rubio and C. Fernandez Prades, "ML Estimator and Hybrid Beamformer for Multipath and Interference Mitigation in GNSS Receivers", IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, Vol. 53, March 2005, pp. 1194 - 1208. | Details | Full document | BibTex

Latest Conference publications

[1] J. Castro Arvizu, A. Moragrega, P. Closas Gómez and J. Fernández Rubio, "Assessment of RSS Model Calibration with Real WLAN Devices", International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems, August 2015. | Details | Full document | BibTex

[2] J. Castro Arvizu, J. Vilà-Valls, P. Closas Gómez and J. Fernández Rubio, "Simultaneous tracking and RSS model calibration by robust filtering", IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, November 2014. | Details | Full document | BibTex

[3] J. Castro Arvizu, P. Closas Gómez and J. Fernández Rubio, "Cramér Rao lower bound for breakpoint distance estimation in a path loss model", IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2014, pp. 176 - 180. | Details | BibTex

Latest Books

[1] O. Lücke, A. Pellón, P. Closas Gómez and J. Fernández Rubio, "Cost-Optimised Active Receive Array Antenna for Mobile Satellite Terminals. Chapter 10: Advances in Mobile and Wireless Communications", Springer, Volume 16, June 2008, pp. 185 - 204. | Details | BibTex

Latest Advised Theses

[1] J. Castro Arvizu, "Robust Indoor Positioning in WLAN Networks", Dpt. of Signal Theory and Communications, UPC, March 2017. Advisor: J. Fernández Rubio and P. Closas Gómez. | Details | Full document | Hide BibTex

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[2] P. Closas Gómez, "BAYESIAN SIGNAL PROCESSING TECHNIQUES FOR GNSS RECEIVERS: FROM MULTIPATH MITIGATION TO POSITIONING", Dpt. of Signal Theory and Communications, UPC, June 2009. Advisor: C. Fernandez Prades and J. Fernández Rubio. | Details | BibTex

[3] C. Fernandez Prades, "Advanced Signal Processing Techniques For Global Navigation Satellite Systems Receivers", Dpt. of Signal Theory and Communications, UPC, April 2006. Advisor: J. Fernández Rubio. | Details | Full document | Slides | BibTex

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