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Luis Urquiza

  • Ph.D. in Network Engineering
  • Assistant Professor
  • Escuela Politecnica Nacional
  • 42PublicationsNumber of items in Luis's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 6Followers


Luis Urquiza Aguiar, received the Engineering degree in Electronic and Networking from Escuela Politécnica Nacional (EPN), Quito, Ecuador in 2008 and his Msc. and Ph.D Degrees in Telematics Engineering from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain in 2012 in 2016, respectively. His research activity is focused on VANETs (Vehicular Ad hoc Networks), including routing, privacy and optimization.

Research interests

Recent publications

  • A Simple Approximation for the Sum of Fading Random Variables via a Nakagami-m Distribution

    • Sanchez J
    • Urquiza-Aguiar L
    • Paredes M
    • et al.
  • Survey on Routing Protocols for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks Based on Multimetrics

    • Tripp-Barba C
    • Zaldívar-Colado A
    • Urquiza-Aguiar L
    • et al.

Professional experience

Assistant Professor

Escuela Politecnica Nacional

September 2017 - Present


Escuela Politecnica Nacional

July 2016 - August 2017(a year)

PhD. Student

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) Barcelona (Spain)

September 2012 - April 2016(4 years)

Teaching Assistant

Escuela Politécnica Nacional/Departamento de Electrónica, Telecomunicaciones y Redes de Información

March 2010 - August 2010(5 months)


Master in Telematics Engineering

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) / Departament d'Enginyeria Telemàtica

October 2010 - July 2012(2 years)

Engineer in Electronics and Data Networks

Escuela Politecnica Nacional/ Facultad de Ingeniería Eléctrica y Electrónica

October 2001 - October 2006(5 years)

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