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Gustavo09-small    Gustavo Marrero Callicó received the Telecommunication Engineer degree in 1995 and the Ph.D. degree and the European Doctorate in 2003, all from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) and all with honours. From 1996 to 1997 he was granted with a national research grant from the Educational Ministry and in 1997 he was hired by the ULPGC as an electronic lecturer. In 1994 he joined the Institute for Applied Microelectronics (IUMA) and from 2000 to 2001 he did a stay at the Philips Research Laboratories (NatLab) in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, as a visiting scientist, where he developed his Ph.D. thesis. He is currently an Associate Professor at the ULPGC and develops his research activities at the Integrated Systems Design Division of the IUMA. He has more than 110 publications in national and international journals and conferences and has participated in 18 research projects funded by the European Community, the Spanish Government and international private industries. He is a member of the Consumer Electronics Society as well as a member of the Publications Review Committee of the IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics. Additionally, he currently serves as an active reviewer of the ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), the EURASIP Journal on Embedded Systems, the SPIE Journal of Electronic Imaging, the SPRINGER Journal of Real-Time Image Processing and the ELSEVIER Journal of Microprocessors and Microsystems: Embedded Hardware Design. He is currently the coordinator of the FP7 European project HELICoiD (FP7-618080) about the detection of brain tumours using hyperspectral images.

He is currently a lecturer in Analog and Digital Electronics, as well as in Multimedia Systems.

Main interest areas are:

  • Hyperspectral Image processing
  • Hardware Architectures for real time image processing
  • Super-Resolution image enhancement
  • Circuits for multimedia processing and video coding standards
  • Computers Microarchitecture
  • Synthesis-based design for SOCs
  • Hardware-Software Codesign
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