Matti Hämäläinen

Dr.Sc. (EE)
University Researcher, Adjunct Professor (Docent)
Wireless Communications

CWC-Networks and Systems
Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

I received my M.Sc. degree in 1994 and Dr.Sc. in 2006 from University of Oulu. I have worked as a researcher and a project manager in several projects related to radio channel modelling, ultra wideband system (UWB) and medical ICT research. Currently my position is University Researcher. I am also Adjunct Professor (Docent). My Docentship relates to Wireless Body Area Networks.

I have 200+ International Journal and Conference papers. My H-index is 31, i10-index 106 and publications are cited 5113 times according to Google Scholar (23.8.2023).

I was the General Chair of Bodynets 2018 conference held in Oulu on Oct. 2-3, 2018.

I am belonging to the Editorial Board of Annals of Telecommunications and being an Associate Editor of IEEE Access and Frontiers in Communcations and Networks - Non-Conventional Communications and Networks section. I am also Co-Chair of the International Steering Committee of the IEEE International Symposium on Medical Information and Communications Technology (ISMICT) and Steering Committee Member of EAI Body Area Networks (Bodynets) conference series.

My full publication list is available from here.

Research interests

  • wireless body area networks (WBAN)
  • medical ICT
  • ultra wideband technology (UWB)
  • radio channel modeling
  • short range communications

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Visiting address

Erkki Koiso-Kanttilan katu 3
University of Oulu, Linnanmaa
90570 Oulu

Entrance: E-Door / 4th floor

Postal address

P.O.Box 4500
FI-90014 University of Oulu


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