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Dr Vaia Kalokidou

Dr Vaia Kalokidou

Dr Vaia Kalokidou
MEng, PhD

Senior Research Associate

Area of research

Interference Management Techniques for 5G Networks

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Research summary

Vaia has worked on EU and UK projects, such as 5G-XHaul, 5G-PICTURE and MANTRA.

Her research focuses on 5G networks. She has performed research on interference management techniques for 5G networks (Interference Alignment, Blind Interference Alignment, Topological Interferene Management, Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access), and physical layer security during her PhD.

For the past few years, she has been working on performance evaluation for vehicular communication networks, especially for a railway environment. She is focusing on mm-Wave technology for access/backhaul/fronthaul of 5G networks, specialising on beamforming techniques and signal processing. Furthermore, her research involves Massive MIMO systems and architectures for ...

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Vaia has graduated from the University of Reading in 2005 with an MEng in Electronic Engineering. Her final year project was based on WPANs ("Development of high level functions in a UWB system"). In 2011, she started her studies on the CDT in Communications 4-year programme at the University of Bristol . She has completed her PhD on "Interference Management Techniques for 5G networks" in collaboration with NEC, focusing on Blind Interference Alignment, Topological Interference Management and Non-orthogonal Multiple Access, in October 2015.

Since December 2015, she has been working as a Senior Research Associate in the Smart Internet Lab (CSN ...

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