Joan Manuel Marquès i Puig

Associate Professor
Computer Sciences, Multimedia and Telecomunication Studies
Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

Co-Director of DPCS Research group


[ Research| Software |Teaching | Ph.D. Students |Bio/CV |Publications | Contact]


Generally, I am interested in distributed systems, scalable Internet services, cloud and peer-to-peer systems, collaborative systems, anonymity and privacy, collaborative learning and networking. Togheter with Thanasis Daradoumis I coordinate the Distributed, Parallel and Collaborative Systems research group.

Main Research Publications

Here is a short list of my major research publications. (More detail at DBLP: Joan Manuel Marquès)

Leaded Research Projects and Contracts

Participation in Research Projects

Participation in Research Networks


As Ph.D. I  defined LaCOLLA, an autonomous and auto-organized infrastructure to facilitate collaboration among members of a group dispersed at Internet. (pdf, gz) [in catalan]


Other courses I have taught:

Academic Projects
Leaded Academic Projects
Participation in Academic Projects

Ph.D. Theses Advised

Currently in-progress theses


Joan Manuel Marquès graduated from FIB (UPC), Barcelona (Catalonia), in 1991, and received its Ph.D. from the UPC under the supervision of Professor Leandro Navarro in 2003.

In 1995 he joined the Computer Architecture Department of UPC as part-time lecturer, and since 1997 he is associate professor at Computer Sciences Studies at (Open University of Catalonia - Universitat Oberta de Catalunya).

He is member of the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)

Current Curriculum Vitae: (not currently available) Catalan, English


Joan Manuel Marquès
Estudis d'informàtica, multimèdia i telecomunicacions
Universitat Oberta de Catalunya
Rambla del Poblenou, 156
08018 Barcelona
Catalonia (Spain)

Tel: +34.933.263.733 (Fax +34.933.568.822) [please use a cover page, and send email to advise me that a fax is waiting]

home page:
email: <jmarquesp atsign uoc period edu>

Software Developments

Main Publications

DBLP: Joan Manuel Marquès