Distinguished Lecture Series

Edward W. Knightly

Rice University Houston, USA

12. Juni 2014, 16:15 Uhr

S2|02 Raum C110, Robert-Piloty-Gebäude, Hochschulstr. 10, 64289 Darmstadt

„Diverse Spectrum Multi-User MIMO: from WLANs to Urban Access“

Short Bio:

Edward‘s research interests are in the area of mobile and wireless networks with a focus on protocol design, performance evaluation, and at-scale field trials in urban wireless networks. His group contributed to key features of IEEE 802.11ac and co-developed the TAPs and WARP research platforms.

Edward received his Ph.D. degree from the University of California at Berkeley (US) in 1996. He was a visiting professor at EPFL (Switzerland). Currently, Edward is a Full Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice University, Houston, Texas (US). He is an IEEE Fellow and an NSF CAREER award recipient.