Leandro Navarro Moldes

Associate Professor
Department of Computer Architecture
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

References: Distributed Systems group, UPC, DBLP, ACM DL, Google Scholar,
ORCID: 0000-0003-4775-5526, ResearcherID: D-2545-2010

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Generally, I am interested in Internet scale systems, networked distributed systems, collaborative systems, scalable Internet services, Grid and Peer-to-Peer systems, economics based algorithms and systems applied to grids and peer-to-peer, collaborative learning and networking. I am part of the Distributed Systems group that I coordinate as part of the CNDS group. I have a number of research projects brewing, including:

Other projects that I've been involved with in the past include:


I coordinate the participation of UPC in the Erasmus Mundus European Master in Distributed Computing (EMDC) (local info) (general info)

Courses I am currently teaching:

Courses I have taught:

Ph.D. Students

I work with the following graduate students: (PhD. students with accepted Thesis project)

Former students (with PhD. degree):


Leandro Navarro joined the Computer Architecture Department of UPC as an associate professor in 1988, after receiving his graduate degree on Telecommunication Engineering from UPC.
He received his Ph.D. from UPC under Professor Manuel Medina in 1992. Since 1985, he is working at the Computer Architecture Department (Departament d'Arquitectura de Computadors).
Leandro's research interests include the design of scalable and cooperative Internet services and applications.
He is member of the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) (SIGComm, SIGOPS), APC (Association for Progressive Communications) (Council member), IFIP TC6 WG6.4 (International Federation of Information Processing) (TC6-WG6.4 member), CCD (Centre de Cooperació per al Desenvolupament-UPC) (Council member), IEEE (Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers) (Computer Society).
He was a founding member of Pangea, a NGO providing Internet services to not-for-profit organisations and social movements, founding member of two spin-off companies: Espais Telemàtics S.L., and Rededia S.L.. He is author of the national report on Spain for the Global Information Society Watch since 2007.

Contact Information
General : Leandro Navarro
Office: D6-105
Departament d'Arquitectura de Computadors
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
leandro @ ac upc edu
Phone: Tel  +34.9340.16807 (Use preferably email to contact)
Mail/Courier : Leandro Navarro
UPC, Dep. AC
Jordi Girona, 1-3, D6-105
Barcelona, Spain