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Reinaldo A. Valenzuela

Reinaldo A. Valenzuela

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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 59 Citations 31,712 186 World Ranking 638 National Ranking 318

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Awards & Achievements

2017 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For leadership in development of multiantenna wireless communication systems and channel modeling.

2010 - IEEE Eric E. Sumner Award “For pioneering contributions to multi antennas systems and microwave propagation.”

1999 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to wireless systems design.


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Telecommunications
  • Computer network
  • Statistics

Reinaldo A. Valenzuela mostly deals with Electronic engineering, Telecommunications, Transmitter, MIMO and Channel capacity. His Electronic engineering research includes elements of Wireless, Scattering, Spectral efficiency, Space-time adaptive processing and Multipath propagation. His Wireless research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Radio propagation, Detection theory, Bell Laboratories Layered Space-Time and Base station.

He has researched Transmitter in several fields, including Acoustics, Root mean square, Ray tracing and Fading. Within one scientific family, he focuses on topics pertaining to Radar engineering details under MIMO, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Radar cross-section. His study on Channel capacity is covered under Communication channel.

His most cited work include:

  • V-BLAST: an architecture for realizing very high data rates over the rich-scattering wireless channel (3505 citations)
  • A Statistical Model for Indoor Multipath Propagation (2882 citations)
  • Detection algorithm and initial laboratory results using V-BLAST space-time communication architecture (1622 citations)

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

His main research concerns Electronic engineering, Base station, Computer network, Wireless and Communication channel. His Electronic engineering research includes themes of Transmitter, MIMO, Spectral efficiency and Antenna. In his study, Spatial correlation is strongly linked to Channel capacity, which falls under the umbrella field of MIMO.

His Base station research includes elements of Fixed wireless, Path loss, Interference, Telecommunications link and Electrical engineering. His Wireless research entails a greater understanding of Telecommunications. His Communication channel study also includes

  • Narrowband which connect with Horn antenna,
  • Signal which connect with Acoustics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Electronic engineering (35.29%)
  • Base station (24.71%)
  • Computer network (24.31%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2020)?

  • Path loss (8.63%)
  • Communication channel (23.14%)
  • Base station (24.71%)

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

Reinaldo A. Valenzuela mainly investigates Path loss, Communication channel, Base station, Wireless and Antenna. His Path loss research incorporates elements of Acoustics, Azimuth, Beamforming and Bandwidth. His Beamforming study contributes to a more complete understanding of Electronic engineering.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Extremely high frequency and Testbed. His Base station study also includes fields such as

  • Electrical engineering together with Telecommunications link,
  • Fixed wireless that connect with fields like Fade. His Wireless research includes themes of Transmitter, Optimization problem, Artificial intelligence and Radio access network.

Between 2016 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Gbps User Rates Using mmWave Relayed Backhaul With High-Gain Antennas (43 citations)
  • How Much Spectrum is too Much in Millimeter Wave Wireless Access (26 citations)
  • Suburban Residential Building Penetration Loss at 28 GHz for Fixed Wireless Access (18 citations)

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

  • Telecommunications
  • Computer network
  • Statistics

His primary areas of investigation include Base station, Path loss, Narrowband, Bandwidth and Wireless. Reinaldo A. Valenzuela interconnects Communication channel and Electrical engineering, Antenna in the investigation of issues within Base station. His Path loss research focuses on Beamforming and how it connects with Standard deviation, RF power amplifier, Core network and Backhaul.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Acoustics, Azimuth, Non-line-of-sight propagation and Horn antenna in addition to Narrowband. He has included themes like Effective radiated power and Fading in his Bandwidth study. The concepts of his Effective radiated power study are interwoven with issues in Estimator, Interference, Transmitter, Coherence bandwidth and Topology.

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Best Publications

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

A Statistical Model for Indoor Multipath Propagation

A. A.M. Saleh;R. Valenzuela.
IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (1987)

4163 Citations

Detection algorithm and initial laboratory results using V-BLAST space-time communication architecture

G.D. Golden;C.J. Foschini;R.A. Valenzuela;P.W. Wolniansky.
Electronics Letters (1999)

2420 Citations

MIMO radar: an idea whose time has come

E. Fishler;A. Haimovich;R. Blum;D. Chizhik.
ieee radar conference (2004)

1909 Citations

Spatial Diversity in Radars—Models and Detection Performance

E. Fishler;A. Haimovich;R.S. Blum;L.J. Cimini.
IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing (2006)

1683 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

Capacity scaling in MIMO wireless systems under correlated fading

Chen-Nee Chuah;D.N.C. Tse;J.M. Kahn;R.A. Valenzuela.
IEEE Transactions on Information Theory (2002)

1189 Citations

Packet reservation multiple access for local wireless communications

D.J. Goodman;R.A. Valenzuela;K.T. Gayliard;B. Ramamurthi.
IEEE Transactions on Communications (1989)

1153 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

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