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Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering
Emanuele Viterbo

Emanuele Viterbo

+61 3 9905 3473
Room G09, Building 35, 16 Alliance Lane, Clayton Campus
PhD Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Teaching Commitments:

  • ECE5883
  • ECE6883


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  • Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Information Theory
  • Associate Editor for European Transactions on Telecommunications
  • Associate Editor for Journal of Communications and Networks
  • Guest Editor for IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing: Special Issue Managing Complexity in Multiuser MIMO Systems
  • Editor of Foundations and Trends in Communications and Information Theory


If you are applying for a PhD please check this link:
Dr Harsham Jaggadesh (postdoc)
Dr Lakshmi Natarajan (postdoc)
Dr Shuyin Liu (postdoc)
Dr Amin Sakzad (postdoc)
Anna Lena Trautman (postdoc)
Mikael Eriksson (SDT lab manager)
Dmitry Kramarev (PhD student)
Nirmal Fernando (PhD student)
Harish Vangala (PhD student)
Tanumay Datta (visiting PhD student, IISc. Bangalore)
Ranjitha Prasad (visiting PhD student, IISc. Bangalore)
Sinan Kahraman (visiting PhD student, Istanbul Technical University)

Professional Association:

ISI Highly Cited Researcher
IEEE Fellow 2011
Member of the Board of Governors of the IEEE Information Theory Society (2011-2013, 2014-2016)

Research Interests:

  • Modulation and Coding for Wireless Communications
  • Sphere decoder
  • Algebraic space-time codes: Golden code and Perfect space-time codes
  • Lattices in wireless communications and algebraic number theory
  • Irregular and jittered sampling with applications to sensor networks and AD/DA conversion.
  • Some currently available final year projects on Software defined radio for wireless systems demonstration (prerequisite unit ECE4042 Communications Theory)