IEEE Activities



o IEEE Member 1989

o IEEE Senior Member 2001

o IEEE Fellow Member:2014



o  Member:

·  Women in Engineering Committee (WIEC): 2000-2007.

·  Liaison, WIEC - Regional Activities Board (now Member and Geographic Activities Board)

·  Ethics and Member Conduct Committee: 2002.

·  History Committee: 2007-2008.

·  Member and Geographic Activities Board (MGAB) Geographic Unit Operations Support Committee: 2008-2009.

·  Technical Activities Board (TAB): 2011.

·  Awards Board (AB):

        - Service Awards Committee: 2012-present.

        - Honorary Membership Committee: 2013-present.

·  TAB Division IV Nominations and Appointment Committee: 2013.

·  TAB Society Review Committee: 2013-present.

o  Chair:

·  WIEC: 2003-2004.

·  MGAB Sections Congress 2014 Committee: 2012-present.

o  Attendee:

·  MGAB Sections Congress: 1999, 2002, 2005, 2008, 2011.



o  Member:

·  Region 8 Committee, as Spain Section Chair: 1997-2001.

·  Region 8 Nominations and Appointment Subcommittee: 2001-2002.

o  Chair:

·  Region 8 Conference Coordination Subcommittee: 2003-2004.

o  Meeting host and organizer

·  Region 8 Committee meeting: March 2001, Seville, Spain.



o  Vice Chair, Spain Section Antennas and Propagation Society / Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (AP-S/MTT-S) Joint Chapter: 1989-1991.

o  Chair, Spain Section AP-S/MTT-S Joint Chapter: 1992-1996.

o  Chair, Spain Section: 1997-2001.

o  Host, as Section Chair: IEEE Board of Directors meeting: May 1997, Madrid, Spain.

o  Officer, Spain Section Membership Development: 2002-2008.

o  Officer, Spain Section Professional Development: 2009-2011.

o  Founder member, Spain Section WIE Affinity Group (first WIE Affinity Group worldwide): 1999.



o  Member, Antennas and Propagation Society (AP-S), Communications Society, Education Society, Magnetics Society, Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S), and Women in Engineering (WIE) Affinity Group.

o  Member, Reviewer Panel, numerous transactions, journals and letters: since 1993.

o  Associate Editor, several transactions and journals: since 2002.

o  Elected member, AP-S Administrative Committee: 2004-2006, 2010-present.

o  Member, MTT-S Technical Committee # 15 (Field Theory): 2006-present.

o  Member, AP-S Transnational Committee: 2007-2010.

o  Member, AP-S Distinguished Lecturer Program Committee: 2010-present

o  President-Elect, AP-S: 2010.

o  President, AP-S: 2011.

o  Member, AP-S Past Presidents Council: 2010-present.

o  Chair, AP-S Past Presidents Council: 2012.

o  Chair, AP-S Nomination Committee: 2012.

o  Member, AP-S Nomination Committee: 2012-present.

o  Chair, AP-S History Committee: 2013-present.

o  Member, MTT-S Education Committee: 2013-present.



        o  Spain Section representative (as Section Chair), Spain Section Student Branches National Congress, Malaga, Spain: March 2001.

o  Invited speaker, Region 9 Student Branches Symposium, Bogotá, Colombia: October 2002.

o  Invited speaker, Ecuador Section Student Branches National Meeting, Guayaquil, Ecuador: July 2006.

o  Invited speaker, Region 8 Student Branch - Graduates of the Last Decade Symposium, Paris, France: October 2006.



       o  Author and Attendee, numerous IEEE and IEEE-sponsored Conferences/Workshops/Short Courses: since 1987.

o  Member, Technical Program Committee or Technical Program Review Committee, numerous IEEE and IEEE-sponsored Conferences: since 1990.

o  Session Chair, numerous IEEE and IEEE-sponsored Conferences, since 1990. 

o  Session Organizer, many IEEE and IEEE-sponsored Conferences, since 1992.

o  Secretary, Technical Program Committee, 1993 European Microwave Conference (EuMC): September 1993, Madrid, Spain.

o  Member, Steering Committee, IEEE International Workshop on Finite Elements for Microwave Engineering (FEM): since 1998.

o  Member, Organizing Committee, IEEE International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology: 1999, Madrid, Spain.

o  Chair, Region 8 Conference Coordination Subcommittee: 2003-2004 (see REGIONS above).

o  Co-chair, IEEE 2004 FEM, May 2004, Madrid, Spain 

o  Member, Organizing Committee, Region 8 Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (MELECON), 2004, Málaga, Spain.

o  General Chair, European Microwave Week (EuMW): September 2018, Madrid, Spain.

VIII International Conference on Antenna Theory and Techniques, ICATT 2011, Kiev, Ukraine, September 2011. Addressing the audience as AP-S President

10th International Conference on Telecommunications in Modern Satellite, Cable and Broadcasting Services, TELSIKS 2011, Nis, Serbia, October 2011. With the Organizing Committee and invited speakers

2009 Applied Electromagnetic Conference, AEMC 2009, Calcutta, India, December 2009. With some of the conference attendees and organizers

2014 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Memphis, TN, USA, July 2014. With some of the females that attended the Women in Electromagnetics (WiEM) Reception


2011 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Spokane, WA, USA. During the Awards Ceremony acting as AP-S President

2011 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation, Spokane, WA, USA. During the Awards Ceremony acting as AP-S President. With the winners of one of the student awards

IEEE AP-S Region 9 Outreach Project. Visit to Universidad Catolica San Pablo, Arequipa, Peru, January 2014

With the organizers and speakers of the RFID Forum, Macao, China, March 2011




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