We will have an invited talk by Dr. Thomas Haustein (Fraunhofer HHI, Germany) about 5G for IoT on 4/26. The details are as following. You are welcome to attend it.


Dr. Thomas Haustein,
Head of Department of Wireless Communications & Networking
Fraunhofer Heinrich-Hertz-Institute, Germany


5G – The Next Cellular Generation
What does it mean for the Internet of Things?
What are we enabling by connecting the Things?


4/26 (Fri) 17:30 – 18:30 @Rm.201, Bldg.S3

Short Biography

Thomas Haustein received the Dr.-Ing. (Ph.D.) degree in mobile communications from the University of Technology Berlin, Germany, in 2006. In 1997, he was with the Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich Hertz Institute (HHI), Berlin, where he worked on wireless infrared systems and radio communications with multiple antennas and OFDM. He focused on real-time algorithms for baseband processing and advanced multiuser resource allocation. From 2006 till 2008, he was with Nokia Siemens Networks, where he conducted research for 4G. Since 2009 he is heading the Wireless Communications Department at Fraunhofer HHI focusing on 5G and Industrial Wireless. Since 2015 he is actively participating in 3GPP standardization advocating technology contributions for millimeter wave communication and new use cases like Vehicular Communications and Industry 4.0. He has published more than 50 papers in scientific journals and conferences and holds more than 40 patents.