Daniel Díaz Sánchez obtained his Telecommunication Engineering Degree from Carlos III University of Madrid in 2003. He joined the Telematic Engineering Department in 2004 as a researcher cooperating with Pervasive Computing Laboratory team in some European Projects as Ubisec and Trust-es. He continued with his research activities while he prepared his MsC and Ph.D degree. He obtained the MSC degree in Telematics in 2006 and his Ph.D in 2008. Now he is an associate professor of the Telematic Engineering Department.
In 2009 he was given an especial PhD award from Universidad Carlos III and the best Ph.D thesis award on electronic commerce from La Caixa as part of the awards promoted by the Official Telecommunication Engineering Association. Daniel is member of IEEE and co-author of approximately 50 international publications. Among those publications there are contributions to Computer Networks, Telecommunication System Journal and Transactions on Consumer Electronics. Besides, he contributed also to several conferences organized by IEEE, ACM and IFIP.
He contributed as researcher in some European projects as Ubisec, Netlab, EasyWireless, Planets or Trust-es and local projects as those financed by Spanish Ministry or the state of Madrid. Among his other research activities, he cooperates with industry partners in technology transfer projects
Specialties:My research interests are focused on Pervasive Computing Security. The aim is to provide a seamless secure interaction infrastructure for personal limited devices, to overcome security protocol limitations, especially for content protection, and to provide service enablers to access services in a secure fashion in high distributed networks (Indentity management with a special focus on user-centric Id).