Professional Activities


Editorships

Year Name Activity
Since 2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Editor for Proceedings of the IEEE
Since 2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Chair of IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological, and Multi-Scale Communication Steering Committee
Since 2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Member of Executive Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
Since 2012 Dr. Derrick Wing Kwan Ng Editor for IEEE Communications Letters
Since 2012 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Editor for IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
2012-2015 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Communications
Since 2011 Dr.-Ing. Larissa Popova Member of Editorial Board of Elsevier Journal on Computer Networks (COMNET)
Since 2010 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Member of Editorial Board of Elsevier Physical Communication (PHYCOM)
2009-2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
2006-2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Area Editor for Modulation and Signal Design, IEEE Transactions on Communications
2003-2006 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Editor for Detection, Equalization, and MIMO, IEEE Transactions on Communications
2003-2006 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Associate Editor for Communications, IEEE Transactions on Information Theory
Since 2004 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Member of Editorial Board of EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking.

Guest Editorships

Year Name Activity
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Special Issue on “Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access for 5G Systems”
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober IEEE Wireless Communications, Special Issue on “Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access (NOMA) for 5G”
2016 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, Special Issue on “Signal Processing for Exploiting Interference toward Energy Efficient and Secure Wireless Communications"
2012 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Lead Guest Editor of Special Issue of Elsevier Physical Communication (PHYCOM) on "Broadband Single-Carrier Transmission Techniques"
2012 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue on “Large-Scale Multiple Antenna Wireless Systems”.
2012 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Eurasip Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Special Issue on “Advanced Distributed Wireless Communication Techniques – Theory and Practice”.
2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober IEEE Sensor Journal, Special Issue on Cognitive Wireless Sensor Networks
2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Eurasip Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Special Issue on “Cooperative MIMO Multicell Networks
2009 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue on “Wireless Optical Communications”.
2005 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue on “Differential and Noncoherent Wireless Communications”.

Conference Organization

Year Name Activity
2018 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Tutorial Co-Chair of IEEE Globecom, Abu Dhabi
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Tutorials Chair, IEEE BlackSeaCom, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 M.Sc. Arman Ahmadzadeh TPC Member IEEE ICC 2017 Communication Theory Symposium
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Technical Program Committee Chair, SAC Molecular, Biological and Multiscale Communication, IEEE Globecom, Singapore
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Technical Program Committee Chair, IEEE BlackSeaCom, Istanbul, Turkey
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Special Session Organizer, Special Session on Molecular, Biological and Multiscale Communication, IEEE SPAWC, Sapporo, Japan
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Workshop Organizer, Workshop on Emerging Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access Techniques for 5G, IEEE VTC, Sydney, Australia
2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Member of Steering Committee, Workshop on Full-Duplex Communications for Future Wireless Networks, IEEE ICC, Paris, France
2016 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Technical Program Committee Co-Chair IEEE Wireless Communication and Networking Conference (WCNC), 2016, Doha, Qatar
2015 Steven Kisseleff Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE International Conference on Wireless for Space and Extreme Environments (WiSEE), Wireless Sensor Systems Workshop
2015 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Member of Steering Committee of IEEE BlackSeaCom
2015 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE ICC, IEEE WCNC, IEEE BlackSeaCom, ITG Workshop on Smart Antennas
2015 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Sponsorship Co-Chair, ACM NanoCom, 2015
2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Technical Program Committee Co-Chair IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC), Fall 2014, Vancouver
2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE ICC, IEEE Globecom, IEEE WCNC, IEEE PIMRC
2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Technical Program Co-Chair of IEEE BlackSeaCom 2014
2014 Dr. Derrick Wing Kwan Ng Technical Program Co-Chair for the track of Wireless Access of VTC Fall 2014, Vancouver
2014 Dr. Derrick Wing Kwan Ng Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE WCNC for Tracks PHY and MAC, ICCVE, ComManTel, GC14 Cognitive Radio and Networks Symposium, INFOCOM'2014 Workshop on Mobile Cloud Computing, GC14 SAC Green Communication Systems and Networks, IEEE SECON 2014 Workshop on Energy Harvesting Communications
2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at BlackSeaCom, PHYSCOMNET, European Wireless, IEEE ISIT, IEEE Globecom, ISTC
2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Chair at WSA
2014 Michael Ruder Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE BlackSeaCom
2013 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Co-Chair of Cooperative Communications, Distributed MIMO and Relaying Track of VTC2013-Fall, Las Vegas
2013 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE ICC, IEEE Globecom, IEEE PIMRC, Eusipco, BlackSeaCom, ISWCS
2013 Dr. Derrick Wing Kwan Ng Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE ICC, IEEE WCNC, IEEE CCNC, IEEE VTC (Spring), IEEE GreenCom, IEEE Globecom CogRN, IEEE GROWN
2013 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Tutorial Co-Chair at IEEE Globecom, Atlanta, US., Special Session Chair at ISWCS, Ilmenau, Germany
2013 Lin Xiang Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE Greencom
2013 Michael Ruder Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE VTC Fall
2013 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at WSA, European Wireless, IEEE ICC, IEEE ISIT, IEEE PIMRC, ISWCS
2012 Dr. Derrick Wing Kwan Ng Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC, IEEE PIMRC, IEEE ISIEA, PEMOS, ICCVE
2012 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE Globecom, IEEE PIMRC, IEEE WCNC, EUSIPCO, ISWCS.
2012 Dr.-Ing. Larissa Popova Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE 8th International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob)
2012 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC, IEEE VTC (Spring and Fall), IEEE PIMRC, IEEE WCNC.
2012 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at WSA, European Wireless, IEEE ISIT, IEEE PIMRC, IEEE ITW, ValueTools
2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Co-Chair of Canadian Workshop of Information Theory, Kelowna.
2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC, IEEE WCNC, EUSIPCO.
2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC, IEEE VTC (Spring and Fall), IEEE PIMRC, IEEE ICUWB, IEEE CCECE, IEEE WCNC.
2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at European Wireless, ICCCN
2010 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at ISWCS
2009 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE ITW
2008 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE ISIT, U.R.S.I. General Assembly
2007 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at WSA, IEEE WCNC, IEEE ISIT
2006 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at IZS, SPAWC, IWCMC
2005 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at IEEE ISIT, APCC
2004 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Technical Program Committee Member at ICCS
     

Others

Year Name Activity
2016-2018 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Member-at-Large, IEEE Communications Society
Since 2013 Prof. Dr.-Ing Robert Schober Member of Fachausschuss 5.1 "Informations- und Systemtheorie" of the Informationstechnischen Gesellschaft (ITG) im VDE
Since 2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Member of Selection Committee of international master study course "Communications and Multimedia Engineering'' at University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
2009-2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Associate Head, Research and International Outreach, EECE@UBC
2005-2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Gerstacker Coordinator and Advisor of international elite master study course "Systems of Information and Multimedia Technology'' at University of Erlangen--Nürnberg in the framework of "Elite Network of Bavaria''
2011 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober UBC Killam Postdoctoral Fellow Adjudication Committee.
2007-2008 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Schober Alberta Ingenuity Student Scholarship Committee, Edmonton.
2006 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Müller Plenary Speaker at IEEE SPAWC
2005 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Koch Member of the Award Committee for the Informationstechnischen Gesellschaft (ITG) im VDE Award 2005
2001-2003 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Koch Head of Fachausschuss 5.1 "Informations- und Systemtheorie" of the Informationstechnischen Gesellschaft (ITG) im VDE
1991-2004 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Koch Member of Fachausschuss 5.1 "Informations- und Systemtheorie" of the Informationstechnischen Gesellschaft (ITG) im VDE