Manuel Soler received a Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering (5-Year B.Sc, 07), a Master’s degree in Aerospace Science and Technology (M.Sc, 11), both from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, and a Doctorate Degree in Aerospace Engineering (Ph.D, 13) from the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid. He developed his early professional career in companies of the aeronautical sector. In 2008, he joined the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, where he was a lecturer in the area of aerospace engineering. Since January 2014, Manuel Soler is Assistant Professor at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in air navigation, flight mechanics and control, and air transport. He has been a visiting scholar at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, and UC Berkeley, USA. His research interests focus on optimal control, stochastic hybrid systems, and trajectory optimisation with application to flight planning and space mission planning and conflict detection and resolution problems. Dr. Soler has participated in several research projects, e.g., Clear-SKY POTRA; SESEAR WP-E HALA! project [PI]; OPTMet [PI]; SESAR’s TBO-Met [PI] and contract projects with Boeing [PI], CRIDA [PI] and Innaxis [PI], and published his work in international journal and conference proceedings, including two books. Dr. Soler was recognized with the SESAR Young Scientist Award 2013 and EnAire’s Luis Azcarraga Award in 2016. He is member of the HALA! SESEAR WP-e scientific committee. He is currently supervising 3 PhD students.

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Personal data

Manuel Soler Arnedo.
5-years Bachelor in Aeronautics & Astronautics Engineering (UPM’ 07).
Master in Aerospace Science and Technology (UPM’ 11).
Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering (URJC’ 13).
Date of birth: 31-08-1982.
Place of birth: Zaragoza, Spain.
Contact: manuel.soler@urjc.es


Academic Formation

Graduate Studies

Undergraduate Studies


Job Experience

Universidad Carlos III  Jan 14-
Department of bioengineering and aerospace engineering
Assistant Professor.

Universidad Rey Juan Carlos Nov 11- Dec 13
Department of Signal theory and communications
PhD Candidate (Until May 2013): Researcher and lecturer.
Post Doctoral Fellow (Jun 2013-Dec2013): Researcher and lecturer.

  • Assistant of Statistics at the comunications ingenieering school and the comunications science faculty.
  • Research labour working in different Research, Development & Innovation projects.
  • Research papers, dissertations, and courses.

Universidad Rey Juan Carlos Nov 08 – Nov 11
Department of Statistics and Operations Research
PhD Student

  • Assistant of Statistics at the comunications ingenieering school and the comunications science faculty.
  • Research labour working in different Research, Development & Innovation projects.
  • Research papers, dissertations, and courses.

INECO Jan 08 – Oct 08

General Direction of Airports and Air transportation
Technical Consultor.

  • Demand and Supply anylisis of Air Traffic.
  • Econometric studies to carry out air traffic demand prognosis of the airport network of AENA.
  • Field visit, analysis, calculation and redaction of GAP airports development master plan in Mexico.

AENA Jul 06 – Aug 07

Business & Management Direction
Internship.

  • Adaptation of the Fixed assets to the new International Accounting Normative

Languages

Spanish : Native

English : C2

  • Nov 2007: Toefl ibt: 102.
  • 1997-2000: “Escuela oficial de idiomas de Alcañiz (Teruel)”; Ciclo Superior.
  • 1999: “Exploration Summer program at Wellesley College”; Wellesley (Massachusetts).
  • 1997: “Exploration Summer program at Wellesley College”; Wellesley (Massachusetts).
  • 1996: “Exploration Summer program at Wellesley College”; Wellesley (Massachusetts).

German : B2

Italian : A2