Dr. Konstantinos Nikitopoulos, University of Surrey, UK
Biography: KONSTANTINOS NIKITOPOULOS (Senior Member, IEEE) is currently a Reader in signal processing for communication systems with the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department, Institute for Communication Systems, University of Surrey, Guildford, U.K. He is a member of the 5G and 6G Innovation Centre, where he leads the ‘‘Theory and Practice of Advanced Concepts in Wireless Communications’’ work area and is the Director of the Wireless Systems Laboratory of the Institute for Communication Systems. He has held research positions with RWTH Aachen University, Germany, the University of California at Irvine, USA, and University College London, U.K. He was a recipient of the prestigious First Grant of the U.K.’s Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council and the Principal Investigator of several research projects, including the AutoAir I and II projects, of the U.K.’s 5G Testbeds and Trials Programme.