Dr Joel Marciano
|Affiliation||Acting Director IV|
Advanced Science and Technology Institute, Philippines
|j.marciano AT asti.dost.gov.ph|
|Bio||Dr. Joel Joseph S. Marciano Jr. is a Professor at the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute of the College of Engineering, University of the Philippines Diliman, where he holds the Dado and Maria Banatao Institute Professorial Chair. He is also the Director (on secondment) of the Advanced Science and Technology Institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-ASTI).
His research interests include wireless communications, RF & microwave engineering, software-defined radio and small satellite systems engineering as applied, for instance, to rural connectivity, emergency response communications, disaster risk reduction and scientific earth observation. From 2013-2016, he served as the Interim Director of the Institute for Information Infrastructure Development (IIID) of the Philippines-California Advanced Research Institutes (PCARI) under the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). He is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a member of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communications Engineers of Japan (IEICE) and the ASEAN Engineers Registry.