Recent Presentations

Plenary Keynotes

  • Emerging WLAN Devices, Capabilities, Applications, and Control Plane Challenges, ACM MobiHoc 2019, Catania, Italy, July 2019.
  • Off-Grid Sensing Missions with Networked UAVs, IEEE SECON 2019, Boston, MA, June 2019.
  • Networked UAVs on a Mission, IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC 2018), Taipei, Taiwan, December 2018.
  • Scaling and Securing Spectrum Access up to THz, IEEE DySPAN 2018, Seoul, Korea, October 2018.
  • Scaling Wireless for Next Generation Transformative Applications, IEEE INFOCOM 2017, Atlanta, GA, May 2017.
  • Emerging Wireless Experimental Platforms and Capabilities, Computer and Networking Experimental Research Using Testbeds (CNERT 2017),
    Atlanta, GA, May 2017.
  • Scaling Wi-Fi for Next Generation Applications, IEEE/IFIP Wireless Days 2017, Porto, Portugal, March 2017.
  • Remember the Uplink: Hidden Costs and Solutions for Lagging Uplink WLAN Capabilities, 25th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (IEEE ICCCN 2016), Waikoloa, Hawaii, August 2016.
  • Wi-Fi in sub-GHz Bands: Research Advances and Global Trials, IEEE LatinCom, Cartagena, Colombia, November 2014.
  • New Spectrum and Services for the Next Wireless Internet, IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2014), Hong Kong, China, May 2014.
  • Spectrum Access for the Next Wireless Internet, Global Future Internet Summit, Seoul, Korea, November 2013.
  • Spectrum Access from TV Bands to Millimeter Wave and Visible Light, ACM WiNTECH 2013, Miami, FL, September 2013.
  • Multi-User MIMO in Dense, Urban Wireless Networks, IEEE/IFIP WONS, Banff, Canada, March 2013.
  • Urban-Scale Wireless Networks in Unlicensed sub-GHz Bands, ACM MobiHoc, Hilton Head, SC, June 2012.
  • UHF-Band Unlicensed Wireless: Global Opportunities from Rural to Urban Networks, IEEE RuralComm, Houston, TX, December 2011.
  • Wireless Prototypes, Testbeds, and Experiments: What Next? Ninth IEEE WiOpt, Princeton, NJ, May 2011.
  • Urban-Scale Wireless Access from MHz to THz, 22nd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 22), Amsterdam, Netherlands, September 2010.

Spectrum and Policy

  • Unbundling Mexico’s Telecommunications Sector: Reform, Investment and Digital Democracy, Baker Institute, Houston, TX, November 2014.
  • Spectrum Access, Interference Management, and High Spectral Efficiency in UHF Bands, Ministerio de Transportes y Comunicaciones, Lima, Peru, October 2013.
  • Urban-Scale Wireless Networks in Unlicensed UHF Bands, CoFeTel (Comisión Federal de Telecomunicaciones), now IFT, Mexico City, Mexico, November 2011.
  • Urban-Scale Wireless Access: Experiences and Future Challenges, Consejo Federal de Inversiones, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 2010.
  • Broadband Wireless for Underserved Urban Communities, FCC, Washington, D.C., October 2009.

Lectures and Invited Presentations

  • Networked UAVs on a Mission, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, December 2018.
  • Scaling Wi-Fi to High Rate and High Client Density, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, June 2018.
  • ASTRO: a System for Networked Drone Sensing Missions without Ground Control, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy, June 2018.
  • RENEW: Reconfigurable Eco-system for Next-generation End-to-end Wireless, IEEE INFOCOM 2018, Honolulu, HI, April 2018.
  • Scaling Wi-Fi to High Rate and High Client Density, RPI Mercer Lecture, Troy, NY, September 2017.
  • Urban Sensing and Wireless Backhaul, Net Futures 2017, Brussels, Belgium, June 2017.
  • Diverse Spectrum Wi-Fi: Research Advances and Global Trials, Northeastern University ECE Distinguished Lecture Series, Boston, MA, January 2016.
  • New Spectrum for New WLAN Services and Architectures, GLOBECOM Industry Program: Next Generation WLAN and WPAN Technologies, San Diego, CA, December 2015.
  • Re-thinking Spectrum Sharing, ACM HotWireless 2015, Paris, France, September 2015.
  • Diverse Spectrum WLANs: Efficiency, Scaling, and Sharing, NYU Weber Lecture, Brooklyn, NY, May 2015.
  • Diverse Spectrum Access from MHz to THz, NSF CREST Center for Research on Complex Networks at Texas Southern University, Houston, TX, May 2015.
  • Diverse Spectrum MU-MIMO WLANs, distinguished lecture, IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC 2015), Anaheim, CA, February 2015.
  • Diverse Spectrum Multi-User MIMO: from WLANs to Urban Access, distinguished lecture, Technical University Darmstadt, June 2014.
  • Diverse Spectrum Access for the Next Wireless Internet, Parque Tecnológico Itaipu (PTI), Itaipu, Brazil, April 2014.
  • Robust Control and Management of Wireless Networks, 5th Annual IMDEA Networks Institute International Workshop, Madrid, Spain, June 2013.
  • If We Build It, Will They Come? 4G World, Chicago, IL, October 2012.
  • Grand Challenges in Wireless Networking, NITRD Workshop on Complex Engineered Networks, Washington, DC, September 2012.
  • Multi-User and Diverse Spectrum Access in Next Generation Wi-Fi: Early Experimental Lessons, Cisco, San Jose, CA, February 2012.


  • Experimentation Meets Platforms, IEEE INFOCOM 2019, Paris, FR, May 2019.
  • V2X Communication Requirements for Autonomous Vehicles, IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC 2018), Taipei, Taiwan, December 2018.
  • What is the (Right) Road Ahead for mm-Wave Networked Systems Research? mmSys: Millimeter-Wave Networked Systems, Honolulu, HI, April 2018.
  • New Challenges for New Spectrum, Visions for Future Communications Summit, Lisbon, Portugal, October 2017.
  • Communications and the Internet of Things in Smart Cities, MIT LIDS Smart Urban Infrastructure Workshop, Cambridge, MA, May 2017.
  • Challenges and Future Directions of Wireless Spectrum Research, IEEE INFOCOM 2016, San Francisco, CA, April 2016.
  • Connectivity to IoT Devices, ACM Mobile Cloud Computing and Services 2015, Paris, France, September 2015.
  • Trends in Spectrum Regulation, IEEE LatinCom, Cartagena, Colombia, November 2014.
  • Wireless Dense Networks: Simple Rescaling or Change of Paradigm? IEEE WoWMoM 2013, Madrid, Spain, June 2013.
  • Mobile and Wireless Networking, 20th International Conference on Computer Communication Networks, Maui, HI, July 2011.
  • Advances in Urban Sensing, IEEE Globecom 2010, Miami, FL, December 2010.