CERC - Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing of Canada’s New Arctic Frontier

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José LAGUNAS

Research Professional - Electronics and Instrumentation

Contact information:
Université Laval,
Pavillon Alexandre-Vachon
1045, avenue de la Médecine
Local VCH-2052,
Quebec, (Quebec) G1V 0A6 Canada

Phone : 418-656-2131 ext. 7495
Fax : 418-656-2339
Email :

Education:
2007-2011 : Doctorat en Génie Électrique, Université Laval, Québec, Canada
2005-2006 : Master II in Wireless Systems and Related Technologies, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italie
2004-2005 : Certificat de Français Langue Étrangère, Université Laval, Québec, Canada
1998-2003 : Baccalauréat en Génie Électrique, Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM), Mexico, Mexique

Research and professional interests :
The use of electronics and wireless technologies for the generation of systems oriented to improve social, individual and environmental dynamics. Specific interests include: Design and implementation of low-energy auto-organized wireless networks in the Sub-1 GHz band, broadband MIMO wireless systems, machine-tomachine wireless communications for responsive environments and scientific instrumentation.

Refereed Publications:
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "Chaos-Based Modulation for Blind and Coherent Signal Detection in Non-Cooperative TDD Cellular Networks with Large Antenna Arrays". 2014 International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC 2014).
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "Cognias: The quest for cognitive modules in MIMO transceivers through augmented radiofrequency perception". The International Conference on Advanced Technologies for Communications (ATC'13)
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "Channel Estimation Using Time-Shifted Pilot Sequences in Non-Cooperative Cellular TDD Networks with Large Antenna Arrays". 47th Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and Computers, 2013.
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "Study of the Impact of Training Sequence Lengths on Joint Detection and Channel Estimation Over Rank-Deficient MIMO Links", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC, 2012).
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "On Joint Detection and Channel Estimation over Virtual MIMO Links with Sphere Decoding", IEEE 2011 Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT), 2011.
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "Spectrally Efficient and Low-Complexity Maximum-Likelihood Detection for Chaotic MIMO Systems", IEEE Workshop on Signal Processing Systems, 2010.
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "Robust Joint Channel Estimation and Symbol Detection", IASTED International Conference on Wireless Communications, 2010.
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "Chaotic MIMO - Spatial Diversity Techniques for DCSK Modulation", IASTED International Conference on Wireless Communications, 2010.
J. Lagunas and S. Roy, "A low complex sphere decoder with noise-predictive radius initialization", IASTED International Conference on Wireless Communications, 2010.
J. Lagunas, "Signal detection and channel estimation over rank deficient MIMO channels", Université Laval, doctorate thesis, 2012.
J. Lagunas, "Analysis and selection of middleware solutions for a Wireless Sensor Network oriented to monitor on-duty Firefighters", Telecom Italia Lab, 2006.
J. Lagunas, "Doubling the number radio stations on the FM licensed band in Mexico city via CDMA", ITESM-CCM (Undergraduate Thesis), 2003.