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Ramy Amer wins student travel grant to WCNC 2019

Ramy Amer, PhD researcher at Trinity College Dublin, has won a student travel grant to IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) in Morocco, 15 – 19 April 2019.

Ramy presented two papers:  ‘Cooperative Transmission and Probabilistic Caching for Clustered D2D Networks’ and ‘Caching to the Sky: Performance Analysis of Cache-Assisted CoMP for Cellular-Connected UAVs’.

IEEE WCNC is the world’s premier wireless event, bringing together industry professionals, academics, and individuals from government agencies and other institutions to exchange information and ideas on the advancement of wireless communications and networking technology.

The conference will feature a comprehensive technical program offering several technical sessions with papers showcasing the latest technologies, applications and services. In addition, the conference program includes workshops, tutorials, keynote talks from industrial leaders and renowned academics, panel discussions, a large exhibition, business and industrial forums.


CONNECT is the world leading Science Foundation Ireland Research Centre for Future Networks and Communications. CONNECT is funded under the Science Foundation Ireland Research Centres Programme and is co-funded under the European Regional Development Fund. We engage with over 35 companies including large multinationals, SMEs and start-ups. CONNECT brings together world-class expertise from ten Irish academic institutes to create a one-stop-shop for telecommunications research, development and innovation.

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