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Oussama Damen

Oussama Damen, Ph.D.
Professor,
Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept.
University of Waterloo,
200 University Avenue West,
N2L 3G1, Waterloo, ON, CANADA
Office: CEIT 3109

Tel: +1 519 888-4567 ext. 37261
Fax: +1 519 746 3077

Prof. Damen

 


Oussama Damen
received his Ph.D. (in Electronics and Communications) from the École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications (ENST) de Paris, France, in October 1999. He has done post-doctoral research at the ENST, Paris, France, from November 1999 to August 2000, and at the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of the University of Minnesota from September 2000 to March 2001. From March 2001 to June 2004, he was with the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of the University of Alberta, working as a Senior Research Associate of Alberta Informatics Circle of Research Excellence (ICORE).
In June 2004, he joined the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of the University of Waterloo, Ontario, where he is now working as a Professor and held the NSERC/Nortel Networks Associate Chair in Advanced Telecommunications from April 2005 until April 2010.
He also held a visiting position at Ohio-State University in the summer of 2002. He is a senior member of IEEE.
His current research interests are in the general areas of wireless communications and coding theory with a special emphasis on lattices, coding and decoding algorithms, Network MIMO, asynchronous communications and cooperative diversity.