Contact Info

Ozan Tonguz
HH B203

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since March 30, 2004

Current Ph.D. Students

Current MS Students

  • Manuel Diaz-Granados (2015-present)

Postdocs and Research Associates

Past Members of the Group

Graduated Ph.D. Students

  • Kenneth A. Falcone, “Characteristics of Lightwave Networks,” November 1993. Present Position: Vice President of engineering at Mayflower Communications, Boston, MA.
  • M. Okan Tanrikulu, “Multichannel Coherent Lightwave Systems: Practical Problems and Possible Solutions,” January 1995 Present Position: Manager at Nokia Networks, Richardson, Texas.
  • Bohyeon Hwang, “Frequency Stabilization and Unequal Channel Spacing in Lightwave Communication Systems,” January 1996 Present Position: Employed at Samsung Data Systems, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Felton Flood , “On the Equalization of the Multichannel Lightwave Transmission Systems Using Cascaded Erbium Doped Fiber Amplifiers,” April 1996. Present Position: Employed at Centerpoint Broadband Technologies, San Jose, California (previously with Corning, Inc., Corning, NY, as a Member of Technical Staff).
  • Hanwook Jung, “Access Networks for Microcellular Personal Communications Systems,” June 1996 Present Position: Assistant Vice President at Korea Telecom Research Laboratories, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Gerardo Castanon, “Deflection routing and its Application in Optical Networks and Wireless ATM,” December 1997. Present Position: Associate Professor with Monterey Institute of Technology, Mexico. Previously employed by Fujitsu Networks and Alcatel Telecom (Alcatel Network Systems, Inc.), Richardson, TX.
  • Sumita Mishra, “Mobility and Location Management in Mobile and Personal Communication Systems,” January 2001. Present Position: Assistant Professor at Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Ariton Xhafa, “Analysis, Design, and Implementation of Handover Priority Schemes in Wireless Networks,” October 2003. Present Position: Member of Technical Staff at Texas Instruments (TI), Dallas, TX.
  • Evsen Yanmaz, “Dynamic Load Balancing in Wireless Networks,” December 2005. Present Position: Senior Researcher at University of Klagenfurt, Austria.
  • Sooksan Panichpapiboon, “Practical Design Issues in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks: Transmit Power, Topology, and Routing,” September 2006. Present Position: Faculty member at King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Nawaporn Wisitpongphan, “A new routing framework for Mobile Ad Hoc Wireless Networks,” May 2008. Present Position: Faculty member at King Mongkut's University of Technology North Bangkok
  • Paisarn Sonthikorn, May 2009. Present Position: Faculty Member at King Mongkut's University of Technology, Thonburi, Thailand
  • Hsin-Mu (Michael) Tsai, “Intra-car Wireless Sensor Networks,” May 2010. Present Position: Assistant Professor at National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Yi Zhang, “Mitigating Blackouts via Smart Relays: A Machine Learning Approach,” July 2010. Present Position: GE Global Research, Albany, NY
  • Xindian Long, “Eye Movement Tracking for Diagnostic Systems,” August 2010. Present Position: Teledyne Scientific and Imaging, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Wantanee Viriyasitavat, “A Framework for Reliable and Efficient Communications in Vehicular Networks,” August 2012. Present Position: Instructor at Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Mate Boban, “Realistic and Efficient Channel Modeling for Vehicular Networks,” December 2012. Present Position: NEC Laboratories Europe, Germany
  • Jiun-Ren Lin, “Intra-vehicular Wireless Sensor Networks - A Hybrid Approach,” December 2014. Present Position: Research Scientist at Facebook Inc., Menlo Park, CA