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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 37 Citations 32,577 68 World Ranking 2183 National Ranking 908

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Awards & Achievements

2009 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to the science and technology of wireless communications with multiple antennas for transmission and receiving.

2008 - IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal “For seminal contributions to the science and technology of multiple-antennawireless communications.”

2004 - IEEE Eric E. Sumner Award “For innovation and outstanding contributions to communication theory, in particular on multi-element antenna technology for high spectral-efficiency communications.”

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Telecommunications
  • Computer network
  • Electrical engineering

Gerard J. Foschini focuses on Electronic engineering, Channel capacity, Topology, Communication channel and Spectral efficiency. His Electronic engineering research includes elements of MIMO, Quadrature amplitude modulation and Signal processing. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Wireless, Transmission, Multipath propagation and Spatial correlation.

Gerard J. Foschini interconnects Scattering, Detection theory, Information theory, Bell Laboratories Layered Space-Time and Electrical engineering in the investigation of issues within Multipath propagation. His work deals with themes such as Cellular network, Antenna array and Base station, which intersect with Spectral efficiency. His Transmitter research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Rayleigh fading and Fading.

His most cited work include:

  • Layered space-time architecture for wireless communication in a fading environment when using multi-element antennas (6103 citations)
  • V-BLAST: an architecture for realizing very high data rates over the rich-scattering wireless channel (3505 citations)
  • Fading correlation and its effect on the capacity of multielement antenna systems (2291 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Electronic engineering, Computer network, Communication channel, Channel capacity and Base station are his primary areas of study. His Electronic engineering research incorporates elements of MIMO, Spectral efficiency, Communications system, Transmitter and Antenna. His research integrates issues of Wireless, Relay, Interference and Power control in his study of Computer network.

His research on Communication channel also deals with topics like

  • Spread spectrum and related Iterative method and Bandwidth,
  • Detection theory together with Algorithm. The study incorporates disciplines such as Spatial correlation, Transmit diversity, Quadrature amplitude modulation and Topology in addition to Channel capacity. His study in Base station is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Wireless network, Cellular network and Telecommunications link.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Electronic engineering (42.50%)
  • Computer network (25.00%)
  • Communication channel (24.17%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2007-2014)?

  • Electronic engineering (42.50%)
  • Computer network (25.00%)
  • Optical fiber (11.67%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of investigation include Electronic engineering, Computer network, Optical fiber, MIMO and Communications system. His Electronic engineering research incorporates themes from Fiber and Additive white Gaussian noise, Communication channel, Channel capacity. His Channel capacity research integrates issues from Phase-shift keying and Spectral efficiency.

Gerard J. Foschini has researched Computer network in several fields, including Relay, Decoding methods and Wireless communication systems. His Optical fiber study combines topics in areas such as Transmission and Bandwidth. His Communications system research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Information theory and Kerr effect.

Between 2007 and 2014, his most popular works were:

  • Capacity Limits of Optical Fiber Networks (1545 citations)
  • MIMO capacities and outage probabilities in spatially multiplexed optical transport systems. (309 citations)
  • Capacity limits of information transport in fiber-optic networks. (192 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Telecommunications
  • Computer network
  • Electrical engineering

Gerard J. Foschini mainly focuses on Electronic engineering, Channel capacity, Communications system, MIMO and Optics. His work on Multiplexing as part of general Electronic engineering study is frequently linked to Block, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of science. His work carried out in the field of Channel capacity brings together such families of science as Phase-shift keying, Co-channel interference, Spectral efficiency, Microcell and Quadrature amplitude modulation.

Gerard J. Foschini interconnects Information theory and Kerr effect in the investigation of issues within Communications system. His Information theory research includes themes of Fibre Channel, Optical cross-connect and Bandwidth, Electrical engineering. His study in MIMO is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Cellular network, Mixing, State and Code.

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Top Publications

Layered space-time architecture for wireless communication in a fading environment when using multi-element antennas

Gerard J. Foschini.
Bell Labs Technical Journal (1996)

9152 Citations

V-BLAST: an architecture for realizing very high data rates over the rich-scattering wireless channel

P.W. Wolniansky;G.J. Foschini;G.D. Golden;R.A. Valenzuela.
international symposium on signals systems and electronics (1998)

5266 Citations

Fading correlation and its effect on the capacity of multielement antenna systems

Da-Shan Shiu;G.J. Foschini;M.J. Gans;J.M. Kahn.
IEEE Transactions on Communications (2000)

3177 Citations

Capacity Limits of Optical Fiber Networks

R.-J. Essiambre;G. Kramer;P.J. Winzer;G.J. Foschini.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (2010)

2222 Citations

A simple distributed autonomous power control algorithm and its convergence

G.J. Foschini;Z. Miljanic.
IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (1993)

2073 Citations

Simplified processing for high spectral efficiency wireless communication employing multi-element arrays

G.J. Foschini;G.D. Golden;R.A. Valenzuela;P.W. Wolniansky.
IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (1999)

1512 Citations

Network coordination for spectrally efficient communications in cellular systems

M.K. Karakayali;G.J. Foschini;R.A. Valenzuela.
IEEE Wireless Communications (2006)

1218 Citations

Statistical theory of polarization dispersion in single mode fibers

G.J. Foschini;C.D. Poole.
Journal of Lightwave Technology (1991)

717 Citations

Keyholes, correlations, and capacities of multielement transmit and receive antennas

D. Chizhik;G.J. Foschini;M.J. Gans;R.A. Valenzuela.
IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2002)

568 Citations

On the capacity formula for multiple input-multiple output wireless channels: a geometric interpretation

P.F. Driessen;G.J. Foschini.
IEEE Transactions on Communications (1999)

532 Citations

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