David Güera was born in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain in April 26, 1994. In July 2016, he received his Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications Systems Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, at the Barcelona School Of Telecommunications Engineering. He was a visiting scholar in the Video and Image Processing Laboratory (VIPER) in Spring 2016. He also visited the Image and Sound Processing Group (ISPG) at the Politecnico di Milano in Spring 2019. While pursing his Ph.D. at Purdue, he primarily worked on projects sponsored by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and the National GeospatialIntelligence Agency (NGA). During his studies, Mr. Güera also gained industry experience with NVIDIA and Google.
His current research interests include machine and deep learning, image processing, and computer vision. He is a member of the IEEE, the IEEE Computer Society, and the IEEE Signal Processing Society.