Xaime Rivas Rey
Industrial and Electrical Engineer
My name is Xaime Rivas Rey. I was born in A Coruña, in the north-west of Spain in 1992.
Since 2014, I have had a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering Technologies from the
"Escuela Politécnica de Ferrol"
which is part of the "Universidade da
Coruña". In October of 2016, I finished a double-degree Master’s program with the EAGLES scholarship,
which earned me both the Spanish Master of Science in Industrial Engineering from the
"Polytechnic University of Madrid"
and the Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University. Currently, I'm a PhD student
at Drexel University in the Drexel Wireless System laboratory, where I serve as a Research
and Teaching assistant.
My main research interests focus on Data Science, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
PhD student in Electrical Engineering - September 2017 →
2018 Drexel University's Best Continuing Teaching Assistant Excellence Award from the College of
2017 Drexel University's Teaching Assistant Excellence Award from the College of
MSc in Electrical Engineering - 2015/16
MSc in Industrial Engineering - 2014/16
Polytechnic University of Madrid.
BS in Industrial Engineering Technologies - 2010/14
Superior Polythecnic School of Ferrol, University of A Coruña.
Academic Award for Excellence at University, Universidade da Coruña.
Academic Award for Excellence at University, Xunta de Galicia.
Valedictorian with a CGPA of 9.27/10.
High School - Technological Major - 2008/10
I.E.S. Rafael Dieste, A Coruña.
Academic Award for Excellence at High School, Universidade da Coruña.
Valedictorian with a CGPA of 9.11/10.