Luiz DaSilva

Research and publications in cognitive networks and wireless communications

Monthly Archives: February 2011

Short bio

Luiz DaSilva currently holds the Stokes Professorship in Telecommunications in the department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Trinity College Dublin. He has also been a faculty member in the Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech since 1998. Prof. DaSilva’s research focuses on distributed and adaptive resource management in wireless networks, and in particular cognitive radio networks and the application of game theory to wireless networks. He is currently a principal investigator on research projects funded by the National Science Foundation, and the European Commission under Framework Programme 7. Recent research sponsors also include DARPA, the Office of Naval Research, Intel, and Microsoft Research.

He has authored over 80 refereed journal and conference papers and two books on wireless communications. Prof. DaSilva is a Senior Member of IEEE and a member of the ASEE and of ACM. In 2006, he was named a College of Engineering Faculty Fellow at Virginia Tech.