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2nd Workshop on Physical-layer Methods for Wireless Security

Workshop Organizers

Rafael F. Schaefer 

Rafael F. Schaefer (rafaelfs@princeton.edu) received the Dipl.-Ing. degree in electrical engineering and computer science from the Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany, in 2007, and the Dr.-Ing. degree in electrical engineering from the Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany, in 2012. He is currently a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA. He was a recipient of the VDE Johann-Philipp-Reis Prize in 2013. He was one of the exemplary reviewers of the IEEE COMMUNICATION LETTERS in 2013. Currently, he is an associate member of the IEEE Information Forensics and Security Technical Committee. His research interests are in the area of information theory and communication theory; in particular topics related to physical layer security, cyber-physical systems, and wireless communications.

H. Vincent Poor 

H. Vincent Poor (poor@princeton.edu) is the Michael Henry Strater University Professor at Princeton University, where is also the dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Science. His research interests are in wireless communications and related fields such as social networks and smart grid. An IEEE Fellow, Dr. Poor is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the National Academy of Sciences, and a foreign member of the Royal Society. He received the ComSoc’s Marconi and Armstrong Awards in 2007 and 2009, respectively. Recent recognition of his work includes the 2014 URSI Booker Gold Medal, and honorary doctorates from several universities.

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Holger Boche (boche@tum.de) received his Dipl.-Ing. and Dr.-Ing. degrees in electrical engineering from the Technische Universität Dresden, Germany, in 1990 and 1994, respectively. He graduated in mathematics from the Technische Universität Dresden in 1992. From 1994 to 1997, he did postgraduate studies in mathematics at the Friedrich-Schiller Universität Jena, Germany. He received his Dr.rer.nat. degree in pure mathematics from the Technische Universität Berlin, Germany, in 1998. In 1997, he joined the Fraunhofer-Institut für Nachrichtentechnik, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut (HHI), Berlin. In 2002, he was a Full Professor of Mobile Communication Networks with the Institute for Communications Systems, Technische Universität Berlin. In 2003, he became the Director of the Fraunhofer German-Sino Laboratory for Mobile Communications, Berlin, Germany, and in 2004, he became the Director of HHI. Since 2010, he has been with the Institute of Theoretical Information Technology, and a Full Professor with the Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany. Since 2014, he has been a member and an Honorary Fellow of the TUM Institute for Advanced Study, Munich. He was elected as a member of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, in 2008, and the Berlin Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities in 2009. He was a recipient of the Technische Kommunikation Research Award from the Alcatel SEL Foundation in 2003, the Innovation Award from the Vodafone Foundation in 2006, and the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Foundation) in 2008. He was a co-recipient of the 2006 IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award, and a recipient of the 2007 IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award. He is a Fellow of the IEEE.