Área of Signal Theory and Communications
Antonio Pena completed his Master’s Degree and PhD in Telecommunication Engineering from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, in 1990 and 1994, respectively. He has been an Associate Professor at the Universidad de Vigo since 1995. His research activity has been closely related to real-time implementations of MPEG audio coders for broadcast equipment from 1992 to 2001. Nowadays, research on sound signal analysis for applications on Acoustics (including sound source separation and subjective evaluation) and the coordination of the trademark “Sonitum” (providing both acoustic consulting and teaching) are his main activities. His teaching field at the E.E. Telecomunicación (Universidad de Vigo) encompasses acoustics, acoustic engineering and audio systems.