Advising

Current students

  • Post-doc Samet Gelincik - Channel coding for finite block-length
    • co-advised with Philippe Mary and Jean-Yves Baudais
    • 2020-2021

  • PhD Yacine Ben Atia - Cooperation, optimization and AI for future communications: interplay between model-based and data-driven approaches
    • co-advised with Veronica Belmega and Romain Negrel
    • 2020-2023

  • PhD Hajar El Hassani - Energy-efficient IoT networks
    • co-advised with Veronica Belmega
    • 2019-2022

Former students

  • PhD Yasser Mestrah - Robust communication systems with unknown noise distribution
    • co-advised with Laurent Clavier, Alban Goupil and Guillaume Gellé
    • 2016-2019
    • Defense: 16/12/2019

  • M.Sc.: Birhanu Samuel, Nov. 2018-Feb. 2019 - Spiking neuron - LIF
  • M.Sc.: Ashenafi Fekede Haile, Nov. 2018-Feb. 2019 - Spiking neuron - LIF

  • M.Sc.: Stephen Somsack, Summer 2020 - Machine learning for communications
  • M.Sc.: Mengxuan Li, Summer 2017, Spiking neuron - Performance of an IF detector
  • M.Sc.: Haoyang Zheng, Summer 2017, Spiking neuron - Sequence recognition

Research projects

  • PI of POTIONS - Cooperation, optimization and artificial intelligence for future communications: interplay between model-based and data-driven approaches
    • 2020 - 2023
    • Funding: PhD Yacine Ben Atia (1/2 IMT Lille Douai, 1/2 ED EM2PSI)


  • Member of Beyond 5G
    • 2021 - 2024
    • PI: Thalès
    • Partners: Thalès, Ericsson, Eurecom, Institut Mines Télécom

  • Member of the ANR U-Wake - Ultra-Low Power Wake-up Radio
    • 2020 - 2024
    • PI: Laurent Clavier

  • Member of the ANR Arburst - Achievable regions of bursty multi-user wireless communications
    • 2016 - 2020
    • PI: Jean-Marie Gorce
    • Funding: Post-doc Samet Gelincik


  • IRCICA internal Calls
    • 2017 - 2018: Funding: Birhanu Samuel and Ashenafi Fekede Haile (M.Sc.)
    • 2016 - 2017: Funding: Mengxuan Li and Haoyang Zheng (M.Sc.)

  • IMT Lille Douai internal Calls
    • 2019-2020: Funding: Stephen Somsack (M.Sc.)

Scientific responsabilities

Oct. 13rd, 2020 - Examiner of the VAE jury of Xavier Foin, IMT Lille Douai, France

In charge of telecommunication-oriented internship validation for IMT Lille Douai (2019-current)

Conference organization

  • GdR ISIS meeting: Méthodes et outils mathématiques pour la modélisation des réseaux IoT Web page
    jointly organized with Philippe Mary and Claire Goursaud
  • GRETSI 2019, Lille, France

Editorial work

Since January 2020, I serve as Executive Editor for the Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies.

Seminar organization at IRCICA

06/06/2019: Dr. Romain Tajan, IMS Bordeaux France, "Faster Than Nyquist communications, from theory to practical implementations"
11/04/2019: David Kibloff, INRIA France, "Embedding Covert Information on a Given Broadcast Code"
06/12/2018: Alexandre Marcastel, ETIS France, "Online Power Optimization in Feedback-Limited, Dynamic and Unpredictable IoT Networks"
15/11/2018: Dr. Maël Le Treust, ETIS France, "Strategic Communication and Persuasion"
04/11/2018: Dr. Samir Perlaza, INRIA France, "Simultaneous Information and Energy Transmission"

Reviewing

IEEE EuCNC 2020, 2019
IEEE SPAWC 2019
IEEE ISTC 2018
IEEE PIMRC 2018
IEEE WCNC 2018
IEEE Globecom 2016
IEEE ICC 2016
IEEE VTC-Fall 2015

IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security
IEEE Communications letters
IEEE Signal Processing Letters
IEEE Transactions on Communications
Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies
EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications & Networking
International Journal of Communication Systems
Computers & Security

Technical Programm Commitee

EuCNC 2021
EuCNC 2020
IEEE WCNC 2019 Workshop MoTION
EuCNC 2019
SPAWC 2019

Miscellaneous

2017-2021 : Membre de la Commission de Qualification pour Promotion et Changement d’Appellation de l'IMT Lille Douai