Pau Madrero


Pau Madrero
pau.madrero (at)

  Office number: 04A05 (4th floor, D tower, Parc Científic de Barcelona)

  Telephone number: +34 93 403 98 45


Pau Madrero is a Computer Engineer by the Faculty of Informatics from Barcelona (FIB), which belongs to the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, on the year 2017. He is currently attending a Master in Innovation and Research in Informatics (MIRI) specialised in “Data Science”, from the FIB as well. His interests for science in general, and more specifically for astronomy, as well as the relation with his master’s speciality lead him to join the Gaia team in UB on February 2018.

On a personal level, his a great fan of sports and music, he plays on a futsal team and he is part of a rock band with some of his friends playing the guitar.

He is currently helping to implement and adapt test cases responsible to validate the internal consistency of Gaia Catalogue, along with other members of CU9 unit in Barcelona. In addition, he is helping to develop and maintain the framework used for this Gaia data validation providing a set of common tools used by all the test cases involved in validation. Moreover, he is working on Gaia Analysis Tool (GAT), responsible to statistically validate the data observed by Gaia.