Information Technology Laboratory / Advanced Network Technology Division

Current Contributors

Nader Moayeri

Nader Moayeri has been with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) since 1997, where he founded the Wireless Communications Technologies Group and managed it for 11 years. His present research interests are in wireless networking, indoor localization and tracking, sensor networks, the Internet of Things (IoT), Cyber Physical Systems, and cognitive radio networks.

He was with the Imaging Technology Department at Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Palo Alto, CA, from 1994 to 1997 and on the faculty of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, from 1986 to 1994. He received a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering-Systems from the University of Michigan in 1986.

Lu Shi

Lu Shi received her B.E. in Electrical Engineering at Xidian University, China, M.S. in Electrical Engineering at University of Southern California, and Ph.D. in Integrated Computing at University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She joined the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Purdue University Northwest as an visiting assistant professor for one year in 2015. She is currently a guest researcher with the Advanced Network Technologies Division (ANTD) at National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Her main research interests include Information Security, with recent focus on Indoor Localization and Tracking, Wireless Network Security, Cyber Physical System Security.

Chang Li

Chang Li received the B.Eng. degree in information and communication engineering from Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, in 2010, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), Kowloon, Hong Kong, in 2016. From February 2015 to January 2016, he was a Visiting Student at the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA. He is currently a guest researcher with the Advanced Network Technologies Division (ANTD), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) since 2016. His research interests include network localization and navigation, heterogeneous networks, MIMO systems, green communications, and the application of stochastic geometry.

PerfLoc Team Members from Technical University of Berlin

M. Onur Ergin

M. Onur Ergin is a Ph.D. candidate at the Telecommunication Networks Group of Technische Universität Berlin. He received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Computer Engineering from Yeditepe University, Turkey. His research activities are focused around configuration- and training-free indoor localization algorithms, embedded systems, Internet of Things and wireless networks. In 2015 and 2016 he was a guest researcher at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) where he developed the PerfLoc measurement system and performed first set of measurements under the guidance of Dr. Nader Moayeri. He is continuing his career as a data scientist and IoT specialist in Berlin, Germany.

Filip Lemic

Filip Lemic is a research assistant and a Ph.D. candidate at the Telecommunication Networks Group of Technical University of Berlin, Germany. He received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from the University of Zagreb, Croatia. In 2015 and 2016, he was a visiting research assistant at the Berkeley Wireless Research Center and Qualcomm SWARMLab,University of California at Berkeley, USA. His research interests include location and context aware wireless networks, the Internet of Things, and mmWave communication. He is an IEEE member.

Vlado Handziski

Vlado Handziski is a senior researcher in the Telecommunication Networks Group at the Technische Universität Berlin, where he coordinates the activities in the areas of wireless sensor networks, cyber-physical systems and the internet-of-things. In 2015 and 2017 he also served as interim professor for the Embedded Systems Chair at the Technische Universität Dresden. He received his doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering from TU Berlin (summa cum laude, 2011) and his M.Sc. degree from Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje (2002). Vlado's research focus lies on developing platform solutions and system abstractions for wireless networked embedded systems and cloud-supported Internet of Things, as well as their application in specific application domains like industrial automation and indoor localization. In his research methodology, prototyping, experimental work and testbeds play a central role. He has participated and led research activities in large European projects like EYES, Embedded WiSeNts, CONET, EVARILOS and EIT ICT Labs. He is the chief architect of the popular TWIST wireless sensor networks testbed at TU Berlin and was one of the core developers of TinyOS. He is member of IEEE and ACM.

Adam Wolisz

Adam Wolisz is chaired Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Technische Universität Berlin, where he has founded and is leading the Telecommunication Networks Group (TKN). Currently he is executive director of the Institute for Telecommunication Systems, grouping the activities in Communications, Networking and Distributed Systems. In parallel he is also adjunct Professor Department of EE&CS, University of California, Berkeley (BWRC). His research interests are in architectures and protocols of communication networks as well as in protocol engineering with impact on performance and QoS aspects.