Omid Semiari

Assistant Professor

Director of Mobile Systems, Intelligent Networks, and Data Science (MINDS) Laboratory

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs

1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy, Colorado Springs, CO USA 80918


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Omid Semiari is an Assistant Professor and the director of Mobile Systems, Intelligent Networks, and Data Science (MINDS) Lab at the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Georgia Southern University. He received the BS and MS degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Tehran, in 2010 and 2012, respectively, and the PhD degree from Virginia Tech, in 2017. His research interests include wireless communications (5G system and beyond), machine learning, cross-layer network optimization, and signal processing with an emphasis on new technologies such as connected and autonomous vehicles, wireless extended reality, industrial IoT, and context-aware networks. He had previously held industry positions as a research intern at leading companies such as Qualcomm and Nokia Bell Labs. He is the recipient of several research awards, including the NSF CRII award and the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) scholarship.

Selected News


      • I have received the NSF CISE Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) award in support of my research on connected and autonomous vehicles. Thank you NSF!


      • I am recognized as an exemplary reviewer by IEEE Transactions on Communications.




      • I will serve as a TPC member for IEEE WCNC 2019.