Symeon Chatzinotas (MEng, MSc, PhD, SMIEEE) is currently Full Professor / Chief Scientist I and Co-Head of the research group SIGCOM in the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, University of Luxembourg.
In the past, he has lectured as Visiting Professor at the University of Parma, Italy and contributed in numerous R&D projects for the Institute of Informatics & Telecommunications, National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos,” the Institute of Telematics and Informatics, Center of Research and Technology Hellas and Mobile Communications Research Group, Center of Communication Systems Research, University of Surrey.
He has received the M.Eng. in Telecommunications from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Electronic Engineering from University of Surrey, UK in 2003, 2006 and 2009 respectively.
He has authored more than 400 technical papers in refereed international journals, conferences and scientific books and has received numerous awards. He is currently in the editorial board of the IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Open Journal of Vehicular Technology and the International Journal of Satellite Communications and Networking.
Defense: Dr. Krivochiza has successfully defended his thesis on "End-to-end Signal Processing Algorithms for Precoded Satellite Communication" in November 2020.
Keynote: "Satellite Communications in the 5G Era", Space Forum, ICT Spring, 2020.
Defense: Dr. Domouchtsidis has successfully defended his thesis on "Symbol Level Precoding Techniques for Hardware and Power Efficient Wireless Transceivers" in June 2020.
Project: INSTRUCT KOs with 17 research positions over the period 2020-2026
Defense: Dr. Gautam has successfully defended his thesis on "Design and Optimization of Simultaneous Wireless Information and Power Transfer Systems" in Feb 2020.
Award: 2019 ICSSC Best Student Paper Award
Position: Full Professor / Chief Scientist I and Research Group Co-Head as of December 2019
Talk: "Learning-assisted Monitoring and Operational Optimization of Communication Systems", NCSR Demokritos, 2019
Defense: Dr. Spano has successfully defended his thesis on "Advanced Symbol-level Precoding Schemes for Interference Exploitation in Multi-antenna Multi-user Wireless Communications" in June 2018.
Event: Joint EURASIP/ IEEE SPS Summer School on Signal Processing for 5G Satellite Networks, Luxembourg, 2018.
Defense: Dr. Politis has successfully defended his thesis on "Spectrum Monitoring Algorithms for Wireless and Satellite Communications" in March 2018.
Event: SAM 2018 Special Session “Large-scale optimization and signal processing for big data and machine learning”
Event: EUSIPCO 2018 Special Session “Overcoming interference in next-generation wireless networks”
Edited Book: Sharma S.K., Chatzinotas S., Arapoglou P.D., “Satellite Communications in the 5G Era”, IET, 2018
Event: ICASSP 2018 Special Session: 'Active Learning and Enhanced Cognition in Complex Systems'
Edited Book: Jayakody N., Chatzinotas S., Thompson J., and Durrani S., “Wireless Information and Power Transfer: A New Paradigm for Green Communications”, Springer, 2017.
Defense: Dr. Tsakmalis has successfully defended his thesis on "Active Learning in Cognitive Radio Networks" in July 2017.
Talk: 8th Nordic Workshop on System and Network Optimization for Wireless, SNOW2017, Riksgränsen, Sweden, May 2017.
Project: INWIPNET kicked-off
Project: SERENADE POC kicked-off
Event: Special Session "Advanced topics in future generation of satellite networks", SPAWC 2016.
Demo: SIGCOM Communications Lab inagaurated
Talk: ISWCS 2015 Tutorial: Centralized Signal Processing Techniques for the Multicell C-RAN
Event: 8th IC1004 Training School "From hetnets to cloud radio access networks"
Event: Special Session “Satellite Communications in 5G Networks”, EUSIPCO 2015.
Award: 2014 Distinguished Contributions to Satellite Communications Award, IEEE Communications Society.
Edited Book: S.Chatzinotas, B. Ottersten, R.DeGaudenzi, "Cooperative and Cognitive Satellite Systems", Elsevier, 2015.