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Name Dr Simon Armour
Job title Senior Lecturer in Software Radio
Department Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering University of Bristol
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work+44 (0)117 331 8092
Qualifications PhD(Bristol), BEng(Bath)
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Keywords wireless communications
802.11, WiFi, 802.16 WiMax
Cross Layer Communications
Green Communications, Green Radio
Cognitive Communications, Cognitive Radio
Multicarrier Communications, OFDM, OFDMA, SC_FDMA
Beyond 3G, 4G, LTE, LTE-A
Areas of expertise My expertise covers a spectrum of wireless communications techniques and technologies, particularly as applied to the Physical Layer, Medium and Multiple Access and Radio Resource Management. I emphasise Cross Layer Design philosophies as applied to all of these and have work on all these in the context of WiFi, WiMax and LTE standards. I lead Bristol's involvement in a project called 'Green Radio' which is concerned with improving the energy efficiency of wireless communication networks with a view to minimising future environmental impact.