Professorial Lecture by Professor Patrick Hosein

Event Date(s): 13/04/2017

Location: UWI St. Augustine, Engineering Lecture Theatre, Room 101

The Open Lectures Committee presents a Professorial Lecture by Professor Patrick Hosein titled, Research, Innovation and Education in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). Professorial Inaugural Lectures are hosted for newly-promoted or appointed Professors to inform colleagues in the University and the general public, about their research career; and update colleagues on their current and future research directions. 

The lecture takes place at 6pm.                                                                

About Professor Hosein

Professor Hosein attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where he obtained five degrees including a PhD in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He has worked at Bose Corporation, Bell Laboratories, AT&T Laboratories, Ericsson and Huawei. He has published extensively with over 100 refereed technical journal and conference publications and holds 40 granted and 42 pending patents in the areas of telecommunications and wireless technologies. Patrick was nominated for the Ericsson Inventor of the Year award in 2004, was the Huawei US Wireless Research Employee of the year for 2007, was a NIHERST icon in Science and Technology in 2013, is a 2015 Anthony Sabga Caribbean Laureate for Science and Technology and was inducted into the St. Mary’s College Hall of Fame in 2015. Professor Hosein is presently a Professor of Computer Science at The University of the West Indies. His present areas of research include radio resource management, pricing for 5G cellular networks, Data Analytics and Operations Research.                                                                                             


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