Jeffrey G. Andrews
Professor, Ph.D., IEEE Fellow
Cullen Trust for Higher Education Endowed Professor of Engineering (#1)

Contact Information:
1616 Guadalupe St
UTA Building 7.514, C0803
Austin, TX 78701

Phone: (512) 471-6500
Fax: (512) 471 6512


5/14, What will 5G Be? To appear in JSAC.

5/14, Co-author of Best Student Paper at 20th European Wireless Conference, with Ralph Tanbourgi and Harpreet Dhillon.

4/14, Leonard G. Abraham Prize Paper Award, IEEE Communications Society (best paper in prior 3 years in the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas of Communications)

4/14, Stephen O. Rice Prize Paper Award, IEEE Communications Society (best paper in prior 3 years in the IEEE Transactions on Communications).

4/14, Named one of Top 100 Wireless Technology Experts by Today's Wireless World magazine, one of just 3 academics.

3/14, Recent PhD Graduate Harpreet Dhillon accepts Asst. Professor position at Virginia Tech.

3/14, EURASIP Best Paper Award for the EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing

1/14, Became "Editor-in-Chief" of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications

9/13, Awarded Cullen Trust for Higher Education Endowed Professorship in Engineering (#1)

7/13. "An Overview of Load Balancing in HetNets: Old Myths and Open Problems", Submitted to IEEE Wireless Comm. Mag, July 2013. Paper< (now appeared)/p>

6/13. Best Paper Award at IEEE Intl. Conf. on Communications along with S. Singh and H. S. Dhillon.

5/13. IEEE Best Readings on HetNets and Small Cells


About Prof. Andrews

Jeffrey G. Andrews is the Cullen Trust Endowed Professor (#1) in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Andrews is a Fellow of the IEEE and co-author of the Prentice-Hall books Fundamentals of WiMAX (2007) and Fundamentals of LTE (2010). He received the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2007, and work he has co-authored has received ten Best Paper awards, including four annual IEEE ComSoc journal paper awards (see CV for list).

Outside of academia, Dr. Andrews developed Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) systems at Qualcomm from 1995-97, has consulted for Samsung, the WiMAX Forum, Clearwire, Sprint, Intel, Verizon, Microsoft, Palm, Apple, and NASA, and serves on the Technical Advisory Boards of Fastback Networks and Accelera. His degrees include a B.S. in Engineering with High Distinction from Harvey Mudd College in 1995, and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1999 and 2002.

Current Research Interests:
  • Heterogeneous and femtocell-overlaid cellular networks

  • Wireless ad hoc networks

  • Wireless broadband technologies

  • Stochastic Geometry

  • Communication and Information Theory

  • Expertise in CDMA, OFDM, and MIMO (but no longer researching these topics in isolation)

For more information, please visit the research page.

Contacting me:
Guidelines for students who want to work with me.

Research Assistants:
Students interested in working with me on research, please read about my research and some guidelines I have, before e-mailing me.

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