Pau Closas received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC). He also holds a M.Sc. degree in advanced mathematics and mathematical engineering from UPC.
Currently he is senior researcher and head of department at the Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC) in Barcelona. His expertise is in statistical signal processing with applications to GNSS receiver design, indoor positioning, and wireless communications.
He is the recipient of the EURASIP Best Ph.D. Thesis Award 2014 and the ninth Duran Farell Award for Technology Research, both for his contributions in the areas of signal processing and GNSS.