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Professor Reza Nejabati


Prof. Reza Nejabati is currently a full professor and head of High Performance Network Group in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He is also  a Senior Member of IEEE and a Fellow of UK Higher Education Academy. He has established successful and internationally recognised research activities in University of Bristol on “Software Defined Network” and “Network Virtualisation”. His reserach has been transformational and has done major contributions in Open and Programmable Telecom Infrastructure. His research received the prestigious IEEE Charles Kao Award 2016 and has done important contributions in 5G, Smart City, Quantum Communication, Grid Computing, Data Centre Networking and Future Internet Experimentation. Building on his research portfolio over the last 3 years, he co-founded  a successful start-up company (Zeetta Networks Ltd). It has currently 35 employees and £5.8M VC and external funding. 

He has written or co-authored over 200 peer reviewed papers and several standardisation documents. He is currently involved in several UK national and European Union funded research projects.