M.Sc., D.Sc. (Tech), eMBA
Mika Ylianttila (M. Sc, Dr.Sc, eMBA) is a full-time associate professor (tenure track) at the Centre for Wireless Communications (CWC), at the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE), University of Oulu, Finland. He leads NSOFT (Network security and softwarization) research group, at CWC Networks and Systems research unit, which studies and develops secure, scalable and resource-efficient techniques for 5G and beyond 5G systems. He is the director of communications engineering doctoral degree program. Previously he was the director of Center for Internet Excellence (2012-2015), vice director of MediaTeam Oulu research group (2009-2011) and professor (pro tem) in computer science and engineering (2005-2010). He received his doctoral degree on Communications Engineering at the University of Oulu in 2005. He has coauthored more than 170 international peer-reviewed articles. His research interests include edge computing, network security, network virtualization and software-defined networking. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, and Editor in Wireless Networks journal.
Professional and community activities
- Director, Communications Engineering Doctoral Degree Programme
- Member, Doctoral Training Committee for Information Technology and Electrical Engineering
- Editor, Wireless Networks journal
- Senior Member of IEEE