Cyril Botteron

Dr Cyril Botteron received the Electronics Engineering degree in 1991 from the University of Applied Sciences in Le Locle, Switzerland. From 1991 to 2000, he worked as electronics and software engineer for different companies in the USA, Switzerland, and Canada. He obtained his Ph.D. degree with specialization in wireless communications from the University of Calgary in Canada in 2003. Currently, he is working at EPFL-ESPLAB, leading, managing, and coaching the research and project activities of the GNSS and UWB subgroups. He has authored or co-authored over 40 international papers and 3 patents in the field of positioning systems, ultra low power RF communications, RF integrated circuits design, and baseband signal processing. He has also been an appointed external expert and project reviewer for the GALILEO program of the European Commission since 2003. He is a senior member of the IEEE since 2006 and a ION professional member since 2003.


  • Fundamentals of wireless positioning and navigation techniques