Dr. Almudena Díaz Zayas is a researcher at the Universidad de Málaga since 2004. Her research interests are communication protocols, cellular networks and mobile application development. Díaz has a PhD in telecommunication engineering from the Universidad de Málaga. She participated in national research project related with mobile network developments and international project such as SMEPP, a FP6-IST project in the area of embedded systems, MoTeCo, a Leonardo Da Vinci European Project to developed training curriculum in Symbian OS mobile technology and Fed4Fire, an Integrating Project under the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) addressing the work programme topic Future Internet Research and Experimentation. She has co-authored papers in relevant journals in the field of mobile networking and computing, like IEEE Pervasive Computing, Mobile Networks & Applications and Computer Communications, IEEE Internet Computing and IEEE Vehicular Magazine and in relevant conferences like IEEE AINA, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE CCNC and IEEE NOMS.