Eli De Poorter

EliDepoorter.jpgEli De Poorter is a professor at Ghent University. He received his master degree in Computer Science Engineering from Ghent University, Belgium, in 2006. He received his Ph.D. degree in 2011 at the Department of Information Technology at Ghent University through a Ph.D scholarship from the Institute for Promotion of Innovation through Science and Technology in Flanders (IWT-Vlaanderen). After obtaining his PhD, he received a FWO postdoctoral research grant and is now a post-doctoral fellow at the same research group, where he is currently involved in and/or research coordinator of several national and international projects. His main research interests include wireless network protocols, network architectures, wireless sensor and ad hoc networks, future internet, self-learning networks and next-generation network architectures. He is part of the program committee of several conferences and is the author or co-author of more than 50 papers published in international journals or in the proceedings of international conferences. He is also the creator of the patented IDRA architecture (http://idraproject.net), a flexible communication framework for heterogeneous networked devices.



Phone +32 9 331 48 74

Email eli.depoorter@intec.ugent.be