6 Feb 2006
Location: Aalborg, DENMARK
Company: Aalborg University
Frank H. P. Fitzek is a Professor in the department of Electronic Systems, University of Aalborg, Denmark heading the Mobile Device group. He received his diploma (Dipl.-Ing.) degree in electrical engineering from the University of Technology - Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) - Aachen, Germany, in 1997 and his Ph.D. (Dr.-Ing.) in Electrical Engineering from the Technical University Berlin, Germany in 2002 and became Adjunct Professor at the University of Ferrara, Italy in the same year. He co-founded the start-up company acticom GmbH in Berlin in 1999. He has visited various research institutes including Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), VTT, and Arizona State University. In 2005 he won the YRP award for the work on MIMO MDC and received the Young Elite Researcher Award of Denmark. He was selected to receive the NOKIA Champion Award several times in a row from 2007 to 2011. In 2008 he was awarded the Nokia Achievement Award for his work on cooperative networks. In 2011 he received the SAPERE AUDE research grant from the Danish government and in 2012 he received the Vodafone Innovation price. His current research interests are in the areas of wireless and mobile communication networks, mobile phone programming, network coding, cross layer as well as energy efficient protocol design and cooperative networking.
UI Design, Series 40, Games, MeeGo Harmattan, Symbian C++, Qt, Java, Windows Phone, Symbian, Location Based Services
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Books and other publications
 F.H.P. Fitzek, T. Mikkonen, and T. Torp, Eds., QT for Symbian, ISBN 978-0-470-69. Wiley, Mar. 2010.  F.H.P. Fitzek and H. Charaf, Eds., Mobile Peer to Peer: A Tutorial Giude, ISBN 978-0-470-69992-8. Wiley / Symbian Press, May 2009.  M. Katz and F.H.P. Fitzek, Eds., WiMAX Evolution: Emerging Technologies and Applications, ISBN 978-0-470-69680-4. Wiley, Dec. 2008.  F.H.P. Fitzek and M. Katz, Eds., Cognitive Wireless Networks: Concepts, Methodologies and Visions Inspiring the Age of Enlightenment of Wireless Communications, ISBN 978-1-4020-5978-0. Springer, July 2007.  F.H.P. Fitzek and F. Reichert, Eds., Mobile Phone Programming and its Application to Wireless Networking, Number 10.1007/978-1- 4020-5969-8 in ISBN 978-1-4020-5968-1. Springer, June 2007.  F.H.P. Fitzek and M. Katz, Eds., Cooperation in Wireless Networks: Principles and Applications – Real Egoistic Behavior is to Cooperate!, ISBN 1-4020-4710-X. Springer, Apr. 2006.  P. Seeling, F.H.P. Fitzek, and M. Reisslein, Eds., Video Traces For Network Performance Evaluation – A Comprehensive Overview and Guide on Video Traces and Their Utilization in Networking Research, ISBN 978-1-4020-5565-2. Springer, Dec. 2006.
F.H.P. Fitzek. Social Mobile Clouds. PV2012, May 10 2012, München, Germany. F.H.P. Fitzek. Von Fledermäusen und Netzwerkkodierung. Vodafone Innovation Price Kolloqium, May 2 2012, Dresden, Germany. F.H.P. Fitzek. Social Mobile Clouds. Intel, April 20 2012, München, Germany. F.H.P. Fitzek. Performance Evolution and Implementation Rules for Network Coding. ECE Back to Basics Colloquium (6th Ed.) Wednesday November 9 2011, Porto, Portugal. F.H.P. Fitzek. Viral Loops in Meshed Networks using Network Coding. WWRF 27. 19 October 2011, Düsseldorf, Germany. F.H.P. Fitzek. Viral Loops for Mobile Clouds. September 2011. MIT, Boston, USA. F.H.P. Fitzek. Green Mobile Clouds. June 2011. EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland. F.H.P. Fitzek. Network Coding for Mobile Clouds. June 2011. Talk at 50th anniversariy of Department of Automation and Applied Informatics, BME, Budapest, Hungary. F.H.P. Fitzek. Network Coding for Resource-Efficient Operation of Mobile Clouds. May 2011. Collaborative Research Center SFB 876, University of Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany. F.H.P. Fitzek. Green Mobile Clouds. May 2011. VTC 2011, C2Power Workshop, Budapest, Hungary. F.H.P. Fitzek. Network Coding for Mobile Phones - It's no Rocket Science. 2010. Talk at Seminarreihe Mikrowellen, Photonik und Kommunikation, Karlsruhe Universiät 2010 F.H.P. Fitzek. Cognition and Cooperation in the Mobile Internet. 2009. Talk at the 23rd WWRF meeting in Beijing, China. Keynote F.H.P. Fitzek. Network Coding for Wireless Grids. 2009. Talk at the 1st tubs.CITY Symbosium, Braunschweig, Germany. F.H.P. Fitzek. Need for Speed: Network Coding on Mobile Phones. 2009. Talk at the 4th Interdisciplinary Seminar on Applied Mathematics, Aalborg University. F.H.P. Fitzek. Need for Speed: Network Coding on Mobile Phones. 2009. in Computer Science Seminars - UCLA, USA. F.H.P. Fitzek. Need for Speed: Network Coding on Mobile Phones. 2009. Talk at Harvard University, hina, May 2008.
Honors and Awards
2012: Vodafone Innovation Price 2010: Sapere Aude Award, Denmark 2005: Young Elite Researcher, YRP award