University of Southern California WiDeS - Wireless Devices and Systems Group The USC Andrew and Erna Viterbi School of Engineering USC
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND AFFILIATIONS

MAJOR INDUSTRIAL AND ACADEMIC BODIES

Chairman:
•    Awards Committee, Communications Society of the IEEE    2012-2013
•    Radio Communications Committee, Communications Society of the IEEE    2009-2010
•    IEEE 802.16m ad-hoc group on channel modeling   2007
•    International Union of Radio Scientists, Commission C (Signals and Systems)   2005-2008
•    Eureca (Enhanced Ultrawideband Ranging and Extended Communications Alliance)    2005
•    MBOA (Multiband-OFDM Alliance) scalability group       2003-2005
•    IEEE 802.15.4a subgroup on channel modeling   2002-2004
•    COST 273 working group on MIMO channels    2001-2005


Vice Chairman
•    Radio Communications Committee, Communications Society of the IEEE 2007-2008
•    International Union of Radio Scientists, Commission C (Signals and Systems)   2002-2005


Member of Standardization Bodies
•    3GPP: spatial channel modeling group
•    IEEE 802.15.3a: high data rate Personal Area Networks
•    IEEE 802.15.4a: low-data rate Personal Area Networks
•    IEEE 802.11.n: high throughput wireless LANS


RESEARCH FUNDING ORGANIZATIONS:

Reviewer and  panel member
•    National Science Foundation (USA)
•    Army Research Lab (USA)
•    European Union
•    Canadian Research Council
•    German Research Foundation
•    Norwegian Research Council
•    Swedish Research Foundation
•    Austrian Science Foundation


JOURNALS

Editor
•   Journal of Communications and Networking: Division Editor for Wireless Comm 2012-current
•   Guest co-editor of special issue of IEEE Vehicular Techn. Mag. On propagation channels 2011
•   IEEE Trans. Wireless Communications: Area Editor for Antennas and Propagation   2009-current
•   Guest co-editor of special issue of Proceedings of the IEEE on Ultrawideband 2009
•   IEEE Trans. Wireless Communications: Associate Editor 2000-2009
•   Guest co-editor of special issue of IEEE JSAC on Ultrawideband 2006
•   Guest co-editor of a special issue of Int. J. WCMC on smart antennas and MIMO systems 2003


Member of editorial board
•   IEEE Signal Processing E-letter     2005-2006


Reviewer: about 20 reviews per year for the following journals

IEEE Trans. Vehicular Techn; IEEE Trans. Comm.; IEEE J. Selected Areas Comm.; IEEE Trans. Antennas Prop.; Proc. IEE - Radar, Sonar, and Navigation; IEE Electronics Letters.; IEEE Communication Letters.; IEEE Trans. Signal Processing.; IEEE Signal Processing Letters; IEEE Trans. Information Theory; Kluwer Journal on Personal Wireless Communications.; Proc. IEICE (Japan); European Transactions on Telecommunications; International Journal of Modeling and Simulation; Research Letters in Signal Processing, IEEE Communications Magazine; IEEE Antennas and Propagation Letters; IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting; IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Techn., Int. J. Comm. Systems, IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems


INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES:

General chair  
•    Chinacom 2008
•    IEEE International Conference on Ultrawideband , 2006


Chair of the Technical Program Committee
 
•    IEEE Int. Conf. Comm. (ICC)  2013
•    IEEE Int. Conf. Comm. China (ICCC)     2012
•    International Workshop On Wireless Network Measurement (WinMee)    2011
•    IEEE Workshops Int. Conf. Comm. (ICC) 2010
•    Communication Theory Workshop  2009
•    Chinacom 2007


Vice-chair of the Technical Program Committee
 
•    IEEE VTC 2005 spring  2005


Symposium (Co)-Chair
 
•    IEEE VTC 2010 spring      2010
•    Wireless Communications Symposium at IEEE Globecom 2007
•    MIMO Symposium at Int. Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference  2006
•    Wireless Communications and Networking Symposium at ChinaCom 2006