Public CWC GIGA Seminar 2010 Programme

January 11 2010 at 08:30 – 17:20
University of Oulu, lecture room L10 [Venue Map]

08.00 - 08.30 Registration
08.30 - 08.50 Opening of the seminar via wireless cognitive network – Juha Hulkko, Chairman of CWC board, Lauri Lajunen, Rector, University of Oulu
08.50 - 09.15 Coffee
09.15 - 09.45 Grand challenges for wireless communications – Kari Tilli, Tekes
09.45 - 10.15 Protocol behavior and download performance in LTE TDD – Riikka Susitaival, Oy L M Ericsson AB, R&D Center Finland
10.15 - 10.45 Trends and challenges for network management – Seppo Borenius, Tellabs
10.45 - 11.00 Break
11.00 - 11.30 CWC research activities in 2010 – Ari Pouttu, Director, CWC
11.30 - 12.00 Status and intermediate results of IMT-A research in WINNER+ project – Antti Tölli, CWC
12.00 - 12.15 Cognitive radio network demonstration – CWC
12.15 - 13.00 Lunch
13.00 - 13.20 MAC protocol design and interference mitigation techniques for ad hoc networks – Mariam Kaynia, NTNU, Norway
13.20 - 13.40 Minimum-length scheduling: A cross-layer approach – Anna Pantelidou, CWC
13.40 - 14.00 Decentralized coordinated multi-cell transmission – Harri Pennanen, CWC
14.00 - 14.20 IMT-Advanced evaluation process within ITU – Jouko Leinonen, CWC
14.20 - 14.40 Break
14.40 - 15.00 Spectrum sharing from a game theoretical perspective – Mehdi Bennis, CWC
15.00 - 15.20 Future opportunistic frequency agile wireless networks: theory & implementation challenges – Kaveh Ghaboosi, CWC
15.20 - 15.40 MIMO detector algorithms and their implementations for LTE/LTE-A – Markus Myllylä, CWC
15.40 - 16.00 Detector implementations based on software defined radio for next generation wireless systems – Janne Janhunen, CWC
16.00 - 16.10 Break
16.10 - 16.30 Cross-layer solutions for broadband wireless access – Marek Skowron, CWC
16.30 - 16.50 Spectrum sensing issues for cognitive radios – Timo Bräysy, CWC
16.50 - 17.10 Dynamic coalitions and cooperation in cognitive network communications – Zaheer Khan, CWC
17.10 - 17.20 Closing remarks – Ari Pouttu