Meet the individuals driving the advancements in 6G technology research at our university. Our People section provides a glimpse into the expertise and experience of our faculty, researchers, and students. Learn about the diverse backgrounds and areas of specialization of the individuals shaping the future of 6G and discover how their passion and drive are contributing to the field of 6G technology.
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His research interests include distributed systems, data analytics, mobile and ubiquitous computing, and Artificial Intelligence.

Ian F. Akyildiz ( is an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki. His current research interests are in 6G/7G Wireless Systems, TeraHertz Communication, Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces, Nanonetworks, Internet of Space Things/CUBESATs, Internet of BioNanoThings, Molecular Communication and Underwater Communication. 

His research interests include the Internet of Things, Wireless Sensor Networks, Environmental Sensing, Smart Buildings, and Unmanned Aerial and Underwater Vehicles.

His interests include distributed system and mobile systems, and his research works are long three inter-related threads: a) programatically controlling networks, b) improving the performance of network functions, and c) designing operating systems abstractions based on the hardware and software trends and experience gained when working on the other two works. 

His research interests include artificial intelligence and machine learning for systems identification, intelligent control systems, health monitoring technologies, intelligent sensing systems, applied physics, atmospheric and environmental sciences.

His research interests lie at the intersection of IoT, Edge Computing and Distributed Artificial Intelligence, with focus on service management and orchestration. Recently, he also started investigating Digital Twin systems in the context of 5G Advanced networks.

His research interests include wireless sensor network, air quality monitoring and participatory sensing.

Her research interest includes Distributed Artificial Intelligence, Service Placement and Orchestration, Augmented Reality, Environmental Science, Digital Twin, Mathematical Modelling, and Epidemics.

His interests include the cyber-physical systems, sensor networks, the Internet of Things, environmental sensing, and smart buildings.

His research interests include cloud, edge and fog computing, wireless communication systems, data stream processing systems, and embedded systems.

Her research interests focus on Distributed Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Information Privacy. She is also interested in Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing, as well as Environmental Sensing and Monitoring.

Her research interests include AI applications for Security in 5G and Beyond, Open RAN, and edge computing.

His research interests include machine learning for constrained devices, networks, new and upcoming mobile system standards, novel protocols, and use cases in modern computing platforms. He is also interested in leveraging technology to tackle interdisciplinary problems.

His research interests include Digital Twin and Wireless Networks. 

His research interests include machine learning and deep learning models for the analysis of big scientific data.

His research interests include machine learning, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence, Intelligent systems and environmental sensing. He also has a keen interest in mobile application development and Virtual Reality (VR) systems

His research interests include 5G networks, edge computing, and mobile augmented reality.