Chair for IEEE Technical Committee on Cognitive Networks 2013/14 Vice-Chair Special Interest Group on Cognitive Green Communications and Computing Networks
David Grace MEng, DPhil (York), Senior MIEEE, MIET
Professor (Research), Head of Communications and Signal Processing Group
Co-Director of York - Zhejiang Lab for Cognitive Radio and Green Communications
Guest Professor Zhejiang University
Dept of Electronics, University of York
Heslington, York YO10 5DD
Tel: +44 (0)1904 32 2396
Fax: +44 (0)1904 32 2335
Web Pages: Communications and Signal Processing Group
Cognitive radio and cognitive networking
for mixed wireless systems, including 5G small cell systems.
Radio resource management in general including, dynamic spectrum sharing and coexistence, application of economics to spectrum assignment, and distributed dynamic channel assignment, including specialist knowledge of their application to High Altitude Platforms and wireless ad hoc networks.
System level design, interference studies and mitigation techniques for mixed wireless systems, incorporating current and future standards, including LTE-A, 3G (WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, cdma2000), IEEE802.22, IEEE802.16 (WiMAX), and IEEE802.11x (WiFi).
Propagation modelling at cellular and mm-wave frequencies.
Outside Positions of Responsibility
Chair of WUN Cognitive Communications Consortium
Member of IEEE Comsoc Technical Advisory Council 2013/14
Former Chair of COST 297 - HAPCOS WG1 'Radio Communications'
MATLAB, OPNET modelling, C, Maple, UNIX system administration.
||DPhil on Distributed Dynamic Channel Assignment for the Wireless Environment, University of York.
|1989 - 1993:
||MEng Electronic Systems Engineering, University of York. First Class Honours, sponsored by BT.
| Oct 2011 - present:
Oct 2009 - present:
| Guest Professor Zhejiang University, China
Professor (Research), formerly known as Senior Research Fellow (Senior Staff Grade), University of York
| Oct 2004 - Sept 2009:
|| Senior Research Fellow, University of York
| June 1999 - Sept 2004:
|| Research Fellow, University of York
| 1994 - June 1999:
|| Research Assistant, University of York
| 1989 - 1993:
|| Placements with BT, including 6 months at BT Labs.
| 2001 - 2009|| Director of SkyLARC Technologies Ltd.|
Technical Committee Memberships
WUN Cognitive Communications Consortium
COST 297 - HAPCOSIEEE Technical Committee on Cognitive NetworksIEEE Technical Subcommittee on Green Communications and Computing
IEEE Satellite and Space Committee