Canadian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Amin Mobasher



Amin Mobasher

Area of Expertise
Communication Systems

  • Multi-Input Multi-Output Antenna Systems
  • Next Generation Wireless Networks
  • Interference alignment
  • Wireless Relays
  • Novel techniques for Physical Layer in 3GPP LTE and LTE-A standards.

Amin Mobasher is a Senior Staff Scientist at Broadcom Corporation. He received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in electrical engineering from Sharif University of Technology (SUT), Tehran, Iran, in 2000 and 2002, respectively. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada in 2007. From 2008 to 2011, he was working as a Member of Technical Staff in the Advanced Technology Lab in Research In Motion (RIM) Limited on LTE and LTE-A 3GPP standards. In 2009, he was with Smart Antenna Research Group (SARG) in Stanford University as a Visiting Scholar/Post-doc

His research interests are MIMO-OFDM systems, Interference Mitigation, Relays, Network Coding, Optimization in Communication Systems, and Physical Layer in 3GPP LTE and LTE-A standards. He has more than 25 referred journal and conference papers. He served as the editor of "Fourth-Generation Wireless Networks: Applications and Innovations" book. He is the recipient of several awards including Ontario Graduate Scholarship and University of Waterloo Presidential Award in 2006. He also received an NSERC Industrial R & D Fellowship and an NSERC post-doctoral Fellowship in 2007 and 2008, respectively.

He is serving as IEEE Information Theory Society Online Committee Member, IEEE Kitchener-Waterloo Section Chair, and IEEE Kitchener-Waterloo Information Theory Chapter Chair. He has served as Webmaster and Student Committee Member for IEEE Information Theory Student Resources between Sept. 2005 and Feb. 2008, reviewer for several conference and journal papers, and technical program chair of many conferences.