People

Current Members

"This new form of communication (wireless) could have some utility."

-Guglielmo Marconi

  • Prof. Anna Scaglione

    Professor Anna Scaglione received her "Laurea" and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy in 1995 and 1999 respectively. She received the IEEE Signal Processing Transactions Best Paper Award in 2000, the NSF Career Award in 2002, and was co-recipient of the Ellersick Best Paper Award (MILCOM 2005) and the 2005 Best paper for Young Authors of the Taiwan IEEE Comsoc/Information theory section.

  • Dr. Masood Parvania

    Dr. Masood Parvania is a Postdoctoral Scholar at the University of California, Davis. His research interests include smart grids applications and technologies and sustainable energy integration.

  • Mahnoosh Alizadeh

    Mahnoosh has been a graduate student in UC Davis since 2009. She is working on decentralized monitoring and control techniques for the Smart Grid.

  • Saeed Bagheri

    Saeed Bagheri Sereshki has been a graduate student at UC Davis since Fall 2009. He received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Iran in 2009. His main research interests lie in the broad area of Wireless communications and Signal processing. He is currently working on Cooperative Communication in Wireless Networks.

  • Georgia Koutsandria

    Georgia Koutsandria has been a graduate student at UC Davis since Fall 2012. She received her Diploma degree (5 years program) in Electronic and Computer Engineering from the Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece in 2012. Her research interests are in Computer Networks, System Modeling and Performance evaluation, and Signal Processing for Communications. She is currently working on cyber physical security for the Smart Grid.

  • Hoi-To Wai

    Hoi-To Wai (To) has been a graduate student at UC Davis since Fall 2013. He has received his B. Eng. (with First Class Honor) and M. Phil. degrees in Electronic Engineering from The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, in 2010 and 2012, respectively. His research interests are in signal processing and communication, with a recent focus on decentralized optimization methods for power systems.

  • Reinhard Gentz

    Reinhard Gentz is a Ph.D student at UCDavis since 2014. He received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering 2010&2014 from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, in the field of Automation and Information (B.Sc) and Optical Communication (M.Sc.). His research interests are communication technology and embedded systems. Before he was a Research Scholar at UCDavis.

Alumni

  • Dr. Xiao (Simon) Li - UC Davis, 2014. Now with UC Berkeley.
  • Dr. Lin Li - UC Davis, 2014.
  • Dr. Andrea Ruestschi - UC Davis, 2013. Now with ABB.
  • Dr. Tsung-Hui Chang - UC Davis Postdoc, 2012. Now an Assistant Professor at National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan.
  • Dr. Zhifang Wang - UC Davis Postdoc, 2012. Now an Assistant Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, USA.
  • Dr. Ramy Abdallah - UC Davis Postdoc, 2010. Now Senior Signal Processing Engineer at Aviat Network, USA.
  • Dr. Matthew Sharp - Cornell, 2010. Now affiliated with Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, USA.
  • Dr. Shrut Kirti - Cornell, 2010. Now Technical Advisor at Ropes & Gray LLP, USA.
  • Dr. Ercan Yildiz - Cornell 2010. Now Senior Specialist at Accenture Technology Lab, USA.
  • Dr. Roberto Pagliari - Cornell, 2010. Now Senior System Engineer at Qualcomm, USA.
  • Dr. Tuncer Can Aysal - Cornell Postdoc, 2008.
  • Dr. Azadeh Vosoughi - Cornell, 2006. Now an Associate Professor at The University of Central Florida.
  • Dr. Birsen Sirkeci-Mergen - Cornell, 2006. Now an Assistant Professor at San Jose State Univeristy.
  • Dr. Yao Win Hong - Cornell, 2005. Now an Assistant Professor at National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan.
  • Atul Salhotra - Cornell, 2004. Now with Marvell Semiconductors.
  • Obianuju Ndili - Cornell, 2003.
  • Unal Sakoglu - University of New Mexico, 2001.

MS at UC Davis

  • Eirini (Irene) Spanou, 2014
  • Steven Lim, 2009

MEng at Cornell

  • Dennis Yueping Leung
    M.Eng. May 2006, Cornell University.
  • Zheshen Zhuang
    M.Eng. May 2006, Cornell University.
  • Jade Lin
    M.Eng. May 2005, Cornell University.
  • Dalia Burgos
    M.Eng. August 2003, Cornell University.
  • Laura Hotca
    M.Eng. August 2003, Cornell University.
  • Santiago Castillo
    M.Eng. May 2003, Cornell University.
  • Luke Hejnar
    M.Eng. May 2003, Cornell University.
  • Alan Tsui
    M.Eng. December 2003, Cornell University.
  • Avik Sur
    M.Eng. December 2003, Cornell University.
  • Francisco Rafael Bastistas
    M.Eng. May 2002, Cornell University.
  • Rahul Kopikar
    M.Eng. May 2002, Cornell University.
  • Gaelle Isabelle Protat
    M.Eng. May 2002, Cornell University.

Visitors

  • Lorenzo Ferrari
  • Francesco Verde
  • Steffen Barembruch
  • Rasmus Jacobsen
  • Kharsten Fhynn