Ninth Annual TFI Communications Technology Asset Valuation Conference - 2014

Wireless Keynote Speaker

Jeffrey Andrews

The Cullen Trust for Higher Education Endowed Professorship in Engineering #1 Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Texas at Austin

Keynote Speaker, Professor Jeffrey G. Andrews, UTJeffrey Andrews (S’98, M’02, SM’06, F’13) received the B.S. in Engineering with High Distinction from Harvey Mudd College in 1995, and the M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1999 and 2002, respectively.  He is the Cullen Trust Endowed Professor (#1) of ECE at the University of Texas at Austin, Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, and Technical Program Co-Chair of IEEE Globecom 2014. He developed Code Division Multiple Access systems at Qualcomm from 1995-97, and has consulted for entities including Verizon, the WiMAX Forum, Intel, Microsoft, Apple, Samsung, Clearwire, Sprint, and NASA.  He is a member of the Technical Advisory Boards of Accelera and Fastback Networks, and co-author of two books: Fundamentals of WiMAX (Prentice-Hall, 2007) and Fundamentals of LTE (Prentice-Hall, 2010.  

Dr. Andrews received the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2007 and has been co-author of six best paper award recipients: ICC 2013, Globecom 2006 and 2009, Asilomar 2008, the 2010 IEEE Communications Society Best Tutorial Paper Award, and the 2011 Communications Society Heinrich Hertz Prize.  He is an IEEE Fellow and an elected member of the Board of Governors of the IEEE Information Theory Society.