RESEARCH INTERESTS • Wireless Communications Data Standards; WLAN, WPAN, IoT standardization • LTE and Wi-Fi convergence; LTE-U for LTE economies of scale, unlicensed band utilization and improved spectral efficiency; LTE Advanced (LAA) Carrier Aggregation • Quality of Service mechanisms for wireless and cellular 3G/4G/5G systems • Software Defined Networks (SDN), Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), virtual network segregation for QoS and security purposes • Internet of Things (IoT, IPSO Alliance), Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) • Satellite Communications for augmentation of mobile wireless network coverage • Professional membership in the IEEE, Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems (CCSDS), Internet Society (ISOC), ACM and AIAA.
Mobile communications networks, software defined radio, 3D wireless communications, RF engineering
TLEN 5700 - Research Methods
Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
Develop basic concepts and methods for pursuing quantitative and qualitative research. Students will develop a research proposal that will be completed in TLEN 5710 or as a Master's Thesis. Writing skills test required.
TLEN 5710 - Capstone
Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020
Complete Capstone research project initiated in TLEN 5700.