Pekka Pirinen

D.Sc. (Tech.)
Docent (Adjunct Professor), Senior Research Fellow
wireless communications

CWC-Radio Technologies
Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering

Pekka Pirinen (S’97-M’06-SM’09) received Master of Science, Licentiate of Science, and Doctor of Science in Technology degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Oulu, Finland, in 1995, 1998, and 2006, respectively. Since 1994 he has been with the Telecommunication Laboratory and since 1995 with the Centre for Wireless Communications, University of Oulu, working in various European and national wireless communications research projects. Currently he is a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Oulu. His research interests cover 5G and beyond networks.

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Phone number

+358 294 482857

Visiting address

Erkki Koiso-Kanttilan katu 3
University of Oulu, Linnnanmaa
FI-90570 Oulu

Postal address

Centre for Wireless Communications
P. O. Box 4500
FI-90014 University of Oulu