Oihana Otaegui

Department Director Vicomtech

Dr. Oihana Otaegui is in charge of the ITS and Engineering department of Vicomtech. She received her MEng degree in Electronic Engineering and her doctoral degree in Acquisition and Tracking for Satellite Navigation from the University of Navarre, Spain. She has substantial experience in satellite navigation and transport fields, especially in signal processing techniques and algorithms.

Before joining VICOM in 2007, Oihana worked as a Researcher at CEIT (Spain) and Fraunhofer IIS (Germany) on fast acquisition algorithms for Galileo/GPS/EGNOS. Since 2010 she has been the Director of the Intelligent Transport Systems and Engineering Area, where she is involved in computer vision and machine learning techniques for automotive industries.

Oihana has been a coordinator of FP7 and H2020 projects and technical coordinator of ESA projects and has authored more than 30 publications in the areas of satellite-based localization, LBS and Computer Vision, and ADAS. She is an external professor at the University of Basque Country.