José Luis Rodríguez was born in Monforte de Lemos (Lugo) in 1967. He obtained the title of Telecommunications Engineer and Doctor from the University of Vigo in 1992 and 1997, respectively. In 1993 he carried out a research stay at the ElectroScience Laboratory, at The Ohio State University. In 1994 he began his teaching career at the School of Telecommunications of the University of Vigo, currently being a University Professor. He also works as an advisor for the Navy in radar equivalent surface measurements and electromagnetic compatibility, being a national representative in the corresponding NATO groups.