Dr Lajos Hanzo, School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton
Lajos is Professor of Wireless multimedia communications in the School of Electronics and Computer Science. He has over 30 years experience in communications and has held various academic posts in Hungary, Germany and the UK. He has been a member of the academic staff at Southampton University since 1986 where he currently holds the Chair in Telecommunications. Professor Hanzo has published 12 titles with Wiley/IEEE and has published about 700 research papers.
Dr Yosef (Jos) Akhtman, School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton
Jos Akhtman is currently working as a Senior Research Assistant in the Communications Group, ECS. His major subject of interest is optimization algorithms for advanced multi-antenna multi-carrier communication systems. Specifically, iterative channel estimation, detection, space-time processing and turbo transceiver architecture. From 2000 to 2002 he was working as a Research Engineer in VYYO Ltd., Jerusalem, Israel and has co-authored numerous journal articles and book chapters.
Dr Ming Jiang Advanced Technology, Standards and Regulation (ATSR) of Samsung Electronics Research Institute (SERI), UK
Since April 2006, Dr. Jiang has been with Advanced Technology, Standards and Regulation (ATSR) of Samsung Electronics Research Institute (SERI), working on the European FP6 WINNER project as well as on internal projects related to advanced wireless communication systems. From 2002 to 2005, he was involved in the Core 3 research project of the Mobile Virtual Centre of Excellence (VCE), UK on air-interface algorithms designed for MIMO OFDM systems. His research interests include multi-user detection, channel estimation, space-time processing, heuristic and adaptive optimization, frequency-hopping and MIMO OFDM and OFDMA systems. Dr. Jiang has co-authored one IEEE Press book chapter and several IEE/IEEE journal and conference papers.