Peter Jung received the diploma (M.S. equivalent) in physics from University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, in 1990, and the Dr.-Ing. (Ph.D.EE equivalent) and Dr.-Ing.habil. (D.Sc.EE equivalent) degrees, both in electrical engineering with focus on microelectronics and communications technology, from University of Kaiserslautern in 1993 and 1996, respectively. In 1996, he became private educator (reader) at University of Kaiserslautern and in 1998 also at Technical University of Dresden, Germany. From March 1998 till May 2000, he was with Siemens AG, Bereich Halbleiter, now Infineon Technologies, as Director of Cellular Innovation and later Senior Director of Concept Engineering Wireless Baseband. In June 2000, he became Chaired Professor for Communication Technologies (KommunikationsTechnik) at the Gerhard-Mercator-University Duisburg. In 1995, he was corecipient of the best paper award at the ITG-Fachtagung Mobile Kommunikation, Ulm, Germany, and in 1997, he was corecipient of the Johann-Philipp-Reis-Award for his work on multicarrier CDMA mobile radio systems. Professor Jung served as Chairman of the Fakultätentag für Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik (FTEI) e.V., and Member of the board of VDE/VDI-GMM. He was a member of the editorial board of IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications and has been a member of the editorial board of the Springer Journal of Wireless Personal Communications. His areas of interest include wireless communication technology, software defined radio, and system-on-chip integration of communication systems.
Biography Updated on 4 September 2007