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Majid Butt

Research Fellow


Dr Majid Butt is an Assistant Professor at the University of Glasgow and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in Trinity College Dublin. He received the BSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan, in 2002, the MSc degree in Digital Communications from Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany, in 2005, and the PhD degree in  Telecommunications from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, in 2011.

He worked at Qatar University as a Senior Researcher from 2013 to 2015. He received the Alain Bensoussan PostDoctoral Fellowship from the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) in 2011. He held ERCIM Post-Doctoral Fellow positions with the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute, Berlin, Germany, and the Interdisciplinary Center for Research in Security, Reliability, and Trust at the University of Luxembourg.

Majid’s research interests span the physical and medium access layers and the cross-layer aspects of wireless communications, including radio resource allocation, cooperative communications, cognitive radio, green radio communication, dynamic spectrum management and energy harvesting communications. He has authored more than 40 articles in major telecommunication journals, conferences and books. He has served as an Associate Editor of the IEEE ACCESS journal and IEEE Communication Magazine since 2016. He served as a Demo Co-Chair of CROWNCOM 2015, and a Co-Chair of the IEEE WCNC GRASNET Workshop in 2016 and 2017 editions. He is a Senior Member of IEEE.

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