Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Halim Yanikomeroglu (Fellow, IEEE) is currently a Professor with the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering, Carleton University, Ottawa, ON, Canada. His current research interest includes many aspects of 5G/6G wireless networks. His collaborative research with industry has resulted in 37 granted patents. He is also a Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC) and the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE). He is also a Distinguished Speaker of IEEE Communications Society and IEEE Vehicular Technology Society. He received several awards for his research, teaching, and service, including the IEEE Communications Society Wireless Communications Technical Committee Recognition Award in 2018 and the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society Stuart Meyer Memorial Award in 2020. He is also serving as the Chair for the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) Steering Committee. He was the Technical Program Chair/Co-Chair of WCNC 2004, Atlanta, WCNC 2008, Las Vegas, and WCNC 2014, Istanbul. He was the General Chair of IEEE VTC 2010-Fall, Ottawa, and VTC 2017-Fall, Toronto. He has also served as the Chair for the IEEE’s Technical Committee on Personal Communications.