5GIC / ICS / University of Surrey team


Dr Konstantinos Nikitopoulos

Principal Investigator

Dr. Nikitopoulos received the Diploma degree in physics and the M.S. degree in electronics and telecommunications from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece, and the Ph.D. degree from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Since then, he has held research positions with the Institute for Communication Technologies and Embedded Systems, RWTH Aachen University, with the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, and with the Computer Science Department, University College London. He has also been a Consultant for the Hellenic General Secretariat for Research and Technology, where he also served as a National Delegate of Greece to the Joint Board on Communication Satellite Programs of European Space Agency. He is currently a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) with the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department, University of Surrey, Guildford, U.K., where he is actively involved with research in the 5G Innovation Center. His recent interests lie in signal processing for wireless communication systems, with an emphasis advanced transceiver design, signal processing techniques for large MIMO systems and massive parallel processing. He is a recipient of the prestigious First Grant of the U.K.’s Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.


Graduate students and engineers

Georgios Georgis - Senior Researcher Christopher Husmann - Researcher
Chathura Jayawardena - Researcher Nauman Iqbal - Researcher
Daniel Chatzipanagiotis - Alumnus  

External collaborators

Dr Kyle Jamieson

Dr. Jamieson received the B.S. and M. Eng. degrees in computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, and the Ph.D. degree in computer science, from the same university, in 2008. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science, Princeton University, USA, and an Honorary Reader with University College London, U.K. His research focuses on building mobile and wireless systems for sensing, localization, and communication that cut across the boundaries of digital communications and networking. He received the Starting Investigator Fellowship from the European Research Council in 2011, the Best Paper awards at USENIX 2013 and CoNEXT 2014, and the Google Faculty Research Award in 2015.