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Standard 4: Teaching staff suitability


This page is under construction and it will contain the lists of doctors involved on the program and the corresponding indicators for Standard 4 as stated in the Accredittation Report of the PhD in Computing issued on July 6th 2018

Summary 

List of PhD Faculty 


Directors of the PhD thesis defended during the academic years 13-14  to 16-17

  • ATSERIAS PERI, ALBERT
  • AYALA MARTINEZ, CLAUDIA PATRICIA
  • AYALA VALLESPÍ, M. DOLORS
  • BRUNET CROSA, PERE
  • CABOT, JORDI,  ICREA Research Professor, UOC
  • CARMONA VARGAS, JOSEP
  • CASTRO RABAL, JORGE
  • CORTADELLA FORTUNY, JORDI
  • FAIREN GONZALEZ, MARTA
  • FRANCH GUTIERREZ, JAVIER
  • GABARRO VALLES, JOAQUIN
  • GAVALDÀ MESTRE, RICARD
  • GODOY BALIL, GUILLEM
  • GÓMEZ SEOANE, CRISTINA
  • GUIGO SERRA, RODERIC, coordinator of the Bioinformatics and Genomics program of the Centre de Regualció Genòmica in Barcelona. UPF
  • HAUSENBLAS, MICHAEL, Developer Advocate at Red Hat, OpenShift team, Ireland
  • JOAN ARINYO, ROBERT
  • MARCO GOMEZ, JORDI
  • MARTINEZ PARRA, CONRADO
  • MESSEGUER PEYPOCH, XAVIER
  • MOLINERO ALBAREDA, XAVIER
  • MUNTÉS MULERO, VICTOR, Vice President of Strategic Research leading the CA Strategic Research Labs in Barcelona 
  • NAVAZO ALVARO, ISABEL
  • NIEUWENHUIS, ROBERT LUKAS MARIO
  • OLIVÉ RAMON, ANTONI
  • OLIVERAS LLUNELL, ALBERT
  • PELECHANO GOMEZ, NURIA
  • QUER BOSOR, MARIA CARME
  • RIBECA, PAOLO, The Pirbright Institute, UK
  • RODRIGUEZ CARBONELL, ENRIC
  • RUBIO GIMENO, ALBERT
  • SAPATNEKAR, SACHIN S.,  University of Minnesota
  • SERNA IGLESIAS, MARIA JOSE
  • SUSIN SANCHEZ, ANTONIO
  • TENIENTE LOPEZ, ERNEST
  • VAZQUEZ ALCOCER, PERE PAU
  • VILA MARTA, SEBASTIAN
  • VINACUA PLA, ALVARO 

Directors of PhD candidates in the academic year 16-17

  • ALVAREZ FAURA, CARME
  • ANDÚJAR GRAN, CARLES
  • ARIAS VICENTE, MARTA
  • ARRATIA QUESADA, ARGIMIRO
  • ATSERIAS PERI, ALBERT
  • AYALA MARTINEZ, CLAUDIA PATRICIA
  • BALCAZAR NAVARRO, JOSE LUIS
  • BAIXERIES JUVILLA, JAUME
  • BLESA AGUILERA, MARIA JOSE
  • CARMONA VARGAS, JOSEP
  • CORTADELLA FORTUNY, JORDI
  • COSTAL COSTA,DOLORS
  • DADVAND, POOYAN
  • DUCH BROWN, AMALIA
  • FERRER CANCHO, RAMON
  • FRANCH GUTIERREZ, JAVIER
  • GAVALDÀ MESTRE, RICARD
  • JOAN ARINYO, ROBERT
  • MARCO GOMEZ, JORDI
  • MARTÍN, CARME
  • MARTÍNEZ PARRA, CONRADO
  • MORRILL, GLYN
  • NAVAZO ALVARO, ISABEL
  • PADRÓ, LLUIS
  • PELECHANO GOMEZ, NURIA
  • PETIT SILVESTRE, JORDI
  • VÁZQUEZ ALCOCER, PERE PAU

Indicators tables


Table 4.1 Number of sexenis per sector (source CS ddepartment)

Sexenis (only counted for membres CS Dept)

Number of faculty UPC/CS

Number of sexenis UPC/CS

Number of alive sexenis UPC/cs

Percentatge of alive sexenis

PDI of the program (Verifica)

34/33

--/110

--/31

-- / 93%

Directors of thesis defendefrom 2013-14 to 2016-17

32/23

-- / 81

--/22

--/91%

Directors of thesis under development in  acadèmic year     2016-17

27/23

--/66

--/21

--/91%

 

Table 4.2 Publications per faculty sector (source data dblp/Scopus)

Publications

Number of papers in Journals  2013-2017

Number of papers in Journals until  2017

Number of papers in Conference Proceedings   2013-2017

Number of papers in Conference Proceedings 2013-2017

Average papers in Journals  2013-2017

Average papers in Journals until 2017

Average papers in Conference Proceedings 2013-2017

Average  papers in Conference Proceedings until 2017

PDI of the program (Verifica)

169

840

218

1071

5.12

25.45

6.61

32.45

Directors of thesis defended from  2013-14 to 2016-17

335

1068

386

1617

8.82

28.11

10.16

42.63

Directors of thesis under development in  the academic year  2016-17

165

546

270

1020

5.89

20.2

9.64

37.78

 

 

Table 4.3  Citations per faculty sector (source data Scopus)

Citations

Average h-index

STDev h-index

Number Citations 2013-2017

Number Citations until 2017

Average Citations 2013-2017

Average Citations until 2017

STDev Citations 2013-2017

STDdev Citations until 2017

PDI of the program (Verifica)

12.06

4.76

10832

26864

328.24

814.06

363.80

1023.35

Directors of thesis defended from  2013-14 to 2016-17

14.59

11.00

51676

94888

1359.89

2564.54

4612.21

8242.12

Directors of thesis under development in  the academic year  2016-17

11.11

5.19

7408

16245

264.57

601.67

272.46

574.71

 

Table 4.4 Participation in public research projects per faculty sector (source futur.upc.edu)

Public Research Projects

Total

International

European

National

Regional

Active in  June 2017

13

1

2

6

4

Projects in which the Principal Investigator is program’s  PDI 

12

1

1

6

4

Percentage of programa’s PDI participating in projets

94%

2.9%

5.8%

91%

52%

 

Table 4.5 Defended thesis indicators (source academic recordrs)

Defended thesis

2013-2014

2014-2015

2015-2016

2016-2017

Number

10

5

9

8

Percentatge de tesis amb 2 directors

50%

40%

33%

75%

Thesis Committees

Number of membres

50

20

27

24

Percentatge of membres from Spain but not from UPC

40%

40%

37%

25%

Percentatge of membres from outside Spain

28%

30%

29%

41%

External reviewers

Number  of experts

29

14

27

22

Percentatge of experts from outside Spain

72%

92%

55%

86%

Average number of reviewers per thesis.

2.9

2.8

3

2.75