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Dr. Jobin Francis
Assistant Professor
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Assistant Professor December, 2018 - present

IIT Palakkad

Research Associate May, 2017 - November, 2018

TU Dresden, Germany

Summer  Intern May, 2014 - July, 2014

NOKIA Networks, Bangalore

 

Education

Ph.D. in Electrical Communication Engineering, 2011-2017

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Advisor: Prof. Neelesh B. Mehta

M.E. in Signal Processing, 2009-2011

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering, 2005-2009

College of Engineering, Trivandrum

Research

Radio Resource Allocation and Cellular Network Optimization

  • Joint design of radio access and transport networks
  • Ensuring ultra-reliability via multi-connectivity
  • Two-stage beamforming and cooperative uplink training for massive MIMO
  • Network slicing in the access network
  • Cost-optimized cell-free massive MIMO

Performance Analysis of Next-generation Cellular Systems

  • Rate adaptation and scheduling in 5G cellular systems with reduced feedback from UEs
  • Studying the impact of feedback delays using stochastic geometry
  • Queuing theoretic models to study the latency in the transport network
Teaching

EE4503 Wireless Communications

Additional Information

Recent Publications

B. Khodapanah, A. Awada, I. Viering, J. Francis, M. Simsek, G.Fettweis
IEEE WCNC (2019)
J. K. Chaudhary, J. Francis, A. N. Baretto, G.Fettweis
IEEE WCNC (2019)
J. Francis and N. B. Mehta
IEEE Transactions on Communications 65 (7) 3053-3065 (2017)
R. K. Kona, N. B. Mehta, and J. Francis
Proc. IEEE ICC 1-6 (2016)
J. Francis and N. B. Mehta
Proc. IEEE ICC 1-6 (2016)