Dr Adrian Ambroze
Lecturer in Digital Communication Engineering
School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)
BEng stage 3 Tutor
Admissions/Recruitment Tutor with French Universities at Undergraduate and MSc level
Module leader for ELEC216, ELEC506, ELEC508, ELEC343 and participate in the delivery of TECH042, CNET339,CNET520
I am currently part of the supervision team of 4 PhD students in collaboration with Prof Tomlinson, Dr Ahmed, and Dr Tjhai.
PhD in Digital Communications, University of Plymouth (2000)
BEng Communication Engineering (First Class Hons) Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania (1996)
MIEEE (Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Enginners)
Roles on external bodies
IEEE Transactions on Communications
IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
IEEE Signal Processing Letters
IET Proceedings Vision and Image Processing
IET Proceedings Communications.
I teach communications systems, coding theory, data compression and watermarking to undergraduate and MSc students. I participate in the delivery of the following modules:
ELEC506: Multimedia Communication Networks (Term 2, CESP/NSE progs, MSc) *
ELEC508: Digital And Wireless Communications (Term 2, CESP programme, MSc) *
CNET520: Applications of Security (Term 2, ISS/WTS programme, MSc)
ELEC343: Multimedia Telephony (Term 1, Stage 3) *
CNET339: Applications of Security (Term 2, ISS/WTS programme, Stage 3)
ELEC216: Communication Systems (All year, CSN/ITA/MPT Stage 2) *
TECH042: Foundation Pathways in Technology (Foundation Year)
* Module Leader
Error correction coding and modulation, Coding Theory (code design, theoretical limits)
Information Theory for Coding and Data Compression
Signal Processing (particularly for communications, image and video processing)
Satellite and wireless communications as applications of signal processing, coding and modulation design
Communications channels, practical code design and theoretical limits (currently: AWGN, Erasure, BSC and Side-Information AWGN channels, also satellite multiple access)
Watermarking as hidden communications with side information at the transmitter
Signal processing for watermarking, Human Visual System (HVS) models, Wavelets
Grants & contracts
UoP: Aetheric Consultancy, value £10000.
KTP Bombardier Transportation, Coded Track Circuit, 2006-2008, value £92626.
2007 : Team Member (3 member team), UoPE TRL Project :
Digital Video Compression with Low Latency (DSP implementation): value £32000.
2005 : Project Leader, UoPE TRL Project :
Digital Video Compression with Low Latency (feasibility study) : value £24000.
- Centre for Security, Communications and Network Research (CSCAN)
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