Bernd-Peter Paris

Associate Professor
Director, MS in Telecommunications
Engineering 3304
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Bernd-Peter Paris was born in Munster, Germany. He received his Diplom-Ingenieur degree in Electrical Engineering from Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany, in 1986 and his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Rice University, Houston, TX in 1990.

Dr. Paris is currently the Director of the MS in Telecommunications program at George Mason University.

After being with the Public Switching Division at Siemens in Munich, Germany, for one year, he accepted a faculty appointment at George Mason University, Fairfax, VA where he is currently an Associate Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Dr. Paris is engaged in research in the area of communication systems, with emphasis on mobile, wireless communication networks, and information theory.

Dr. Paris is the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship in 1986 and of the NSF Research Initiation Award 1993-1996. He is a senior member of the IEEE and of Eta Kappa Nu.

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Possible Advisee Scholarly Paper Topics

  1. Recent advances in programmable platforms for implementing signal processing systems (or "What comes after the TMS 320?")
  2. MIMO space-time coded wireless systems


Semester Catalog Course Room Lecture Times Syllabus
Spring 2016 ECE 630 Statistical Communication Theory Music Theater Building 1008 M: 7:20 pm - 10:00 pm
Fall 2016 ECE 201 Introduction to Signal Analysis Planetary Hall 131 TR: 10:30 am - 11:45 am

MS and PhD Theses

Author Title Thesis Link Program Defense Datesort ascending
Agbariah, Saeed M. Automated Policy Compliance and Change Detection Managed Service in Data Networks Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Pandula, Shyam Prakash Mimo Wireless Systems with Limited Channel State Information at the Transmitter Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering Friday, August 22, 2008
Xing, Song Measuring the Size of the Internet Efficiently and Effectively Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical and Computer Engineering Tuesday, August 12, 2003

Senior Design Projects

Group Members Title Selected Deliverables Semester
Ryan Cerny, Wallace Geiger, Daniil Rohov, Thanh Vo School Teacher Access Controlled Box Spring 2016

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