Ph. D. in Computer Science (with distinction) by University Carlos III of Madrid (Spain) in 2012. M. Sc. in Informatics Technology by this University in 2008. He received the best academic record award of that Master, as well as the same award in Computer Science by the same University (2007). He has participated in different national research projects such as E-SAVE (VANET and ITS security), SACO-ASCET (cybersecurity and cyberdefense) and CENIT-Segur@ (security and trust in Internet). He is part of the Editorial Board and Programme Committee of several journals and conferences. Since 2012 he is serving as Vicepresident of the Spanish chapter of the IEEE Intelligent Transport Systems Society.