Georgios B. Giannakis

Professor, ADC Chair in Wireless Telecommunications
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Minnesota



Giannakis

Contact Information

Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engr.
University of Minnesota
200 Union Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Tel: (612) 626-7781
Fax: (612) 625-4583
georgios@umn.edu

Tutorials and Plenary Talks

  • Plenary in 2013: 10th Intl. Symp. on Wireless Comm. Systems, TU Ilmenau, Germany, Aug. 27-30, 2013; Tutorial in 2013: Intl. Conf. of Acoust. Speech and Signal Proc., Vancouver, Canada, May 26-31, 2013.
  • Plenaries in 2012: 2nd Greek SP Jam, Thessaloniki, Greece, May 2012; Intl. Work. on Math. Issues in Info. Sciences (MIIS), Xi'an, China, July 2012; 3rd IFAC Work. on Distr. Estimation and Control in Networked Systems, Santa Barbara, CA, Sept. 2012.
  • Plenary in 2011: National URSI Symposium, Madrid, Spain, Sept. 2011.
  • Plenaries in 2010: Australian Communication Theory Symposium (AusCTW), Canberra, Australia, Feb. 2010; Intl. Conf. on Telecommunications (ICT), Doha, Qatar, April 2010; Cognitive Information Processing (CIP), Elba, Italy, June 2010; Signal Proc. Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC), Marrakech, Moroco, June 2010; Wireless Advanced Symposium, London, UK, July 2010. Tutorials in 2010: Intl. Conf. on Telecommunications (ICT), Doha, Qatar, April 2010; and Intl. Conf. on Communications (ICC), Cape Town, South Africa, May 2010.
  • Plenaries in 2008: EE-PanIranian Conf., Tehran, Iran, June 2008; Intl. Conf. on Communications (ICC), Beijing, PRC, June 2008; ISABELE Conf., Aalborg, Denmark, Oct. 2008; and Intl. Conf. on Electronics Engr. (ICEE), Mexico City, Mexico, Oct. 2008. Tutorials in 2008: Intl. Conf. on Accoust., Speech, and Signal Proc. (ICASSP), Las Vegas, May 2008.
  • Plenary talk on "Distributed Estimation and Tracking Using Ad Hoc Sensor Nets," IEEE Intl. Workshop on Computational Advances in Multi-Sensor Adaptive Processing, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Dec. 12, 2007.
  • Plenary talk on "Channel-Aware Distributed Estimation and Detection Using Wireless Sensor Networks," EUSIPCO Conf., Poznan, Poland, Sept. 3-7, 2007.
  • Plenary talk on "Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Sensor Networks," Int. Workshop on Advances in Wireless Sensor Networks, Philadelphia, PA, August 6, 2007.
  • Plenary talk on "Distributed Estimation Using Wireless Sensor Networks," URSI Intl. Symp. on Signals, Systems and Electronics, Montreal, Canada, July 31, 2007.
  • Plenary talk on "Wireless Cooperative Communications," IEEE SIU Signal Proc. and Comm. Applications Conf., Eskisehir, Turkey, June 11, 2007.
  • Tutorial on "Distributed Signal Processing in Wireless Sensor Networks," (jointly with Z.-Q. Luo) at the Intl. Conf. on Communications, Glasgow, UK, June 24-28, 2007; also at the Intl. Conf. on Acoust. Speech and Signal Proc., Honolulu, Hawai, April 15-20, 2007; and at Univ. of Santa-Fe, Argentina, March 12-14, 2007.
  • Plenary talk on "‘High-Performance Combining and Smart Relays for Single- and Multi-Source Cooperation," Last Mile Wireless Workshop, Dublin, Ireland, August 30, 2006.
  • Tutorial on "Wireless Cooperative Communications," A-Star, Singapore, March 2006.
  • Tutorial on "Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications," (jointly with L. Yang) at the Intl. Conf. Ultra-Wideband Comms., Waltham, MA, September 24-27, 2006; and at the Intl. Conf. on Communications, Seoul, Korea, May 16-20, 2005.
  • Tutorial on "MIMO Communications with Partial Channel Knowledge," (joint presentation with S. Zhou) at the Globecom Conf., Dallas, TX, Nov. 29 - Dec. 3, 2004. ⊲ Plenary talk on "Ultra-Wideband Communications: From Concept to Reality," IEEE Intl. Conf. on Electronic Design, Veracruz, Mexico, November 2004.
  • Tutorial on "Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications," Vehicular Tech. Conf., Los Angeles, CA, September 26-29, 2004.
  • Plenary talk on "Ultra-Wideband Communications: A Technology whose Time has Come," IASTED Conf., Hawaii, August 2004.
  • Tutorial on "Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications," Intl. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 17-21, 2004.
  • Tutorial on "Ultra-Wideband Wireless Communications," Wireless Comm. and Networking Conf., Atlanta, GA, March 21-25, 2004.
  • Plenary talk on "Full-Diversity Full-Rate Space-Time Complex-Field Coding," Intl. Symp. on Signal Proces. and Info. Technology, Darmstadt, Germany, Dec. 14-17, 2003.
  • Tutorial on "Ultra-Wideband Communications: A Technology whose Time has Come," Conf. on Ultra Wideband Systems and Technologies, Reston, Virginia, Nov. 16-19, 2003.
  • Tutorial on "Ultra-Wideband Communications: A Technology whose Time has Come," MILCOM Conf., Boston, MA, October 13-16, 2003.
  • Tutorial on "MIMO Communications with Partial Channel State Information," (joint presentation with S. Zhou) Vehicular Tech. Conf., Orlando, FL, October 6-9, 2003.
  • Plenary talk on "Full-Diversity Full-Rate Space-Time Complex-Field Coding," 6th Baiona Workshop on Signal Proc. in Communications, Baiona, Spain, September 8-10, 2003.
  • Plenary talk on "Ultra-Wideband Communications: A Technology whose Time has Come," at the Signal Proc. Advances in Wireless Communications Workshop, Rome, Italy, June 15-18, 2003.
  • Plenary talk on "Ultra-Wideband Communications," at the Intl. Conf. on Acoust. Speech, and Signal Processing, Hong Kong, April 6-10, 2003 (never delivered because meeting was cancelled due to SARS).
  • Plenary talk on "Optimal Eigen-Beamforming and Space-time Coding," at the Sensor Array and Multichannel Processing Workshop, Washington DC, on Aug. 4-6, 2002.
  • Tutorial on "Space-Time Block Coding," (joint presentation with P. Stoica) at the Intl. Conf. on ASSP, Orlando, FL, May 13-17, 2002.
  • Tutorial on "Space-Time Coding for Broadband Wireless Communications," at the Wireless Communications and Networking Conf., Orlando, FL, March 17-21, 2002.
  • Tutorial on "Space-Time Coding for Broadband Wireless Communications," at the GLOBECOM Conf., San Antonio, TX, Nov. 25-29, 2001.
  • Plenary talk on "Multicarrier Wireless Communications," at the Statistical Signal Processing Workshop, Singapore, August 2001.
  • Tutorial on "Space-Time Coding for Military Communications," at the Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD, May 2001.
  • Tutorial on "Space-Time Coding for Broadband Wireless Communications," at the Intl. Conf. on Acoust., Speech, and Signal Proc., Salt Lake City, Utah, May 2001.
  • Keynote address on "Single- and Multi-User Multi-Carrier Communications," Balkan Workshop on Signal Processing and Communications, Isik Univ., Istanbul, Turkey, June 2000.
  • Plenary talk on "Cyclostationary Signal Processing: An Overview," (Sunuhara Plenary Lecture), at the 10th Symposium on System Theory and Statistics, Kyoto, Japan, November 1998.
  • Expert-Summary talk on "Statistical Signal and Array Processing," papers presented at the Intl. Conf. on Acoust., Speech, and Signal Proc., Munich, Germany, April 1998.
  • Plenary talk on "High-Order Cyclostationary Signal Processing," at the 5th IEEE-SP Workshop on Higher-Order Statistics, Banff, Alberta, Canada, July 1997.
  • Tutorial on "Theory and Applications of Cyclostationary Signal Analysis," at the Intl. Conf. on Acoust., Speech, and Signal Proc., Adelaide, Australia, April 1994.
  • Keynote address on "HOS based linear system identification: basic advances and future directions," ATHOS-ESPRIT Workshop on System Identification and Higher-Order Statistics, Sophia Antipolis, France, September 1993.