Hanna Bogucka, Prof.

Hanna Bogucka, Prof.
Head of the Department of Wireless Communications

Tel.:+48 616653911
Office hours:Thursdays 13:00 - 14:00, room 221, 3 Polanka str.
Address:Poznań, 3 Polanka str., room 221

Hanna Bogucka received the M.Sc. and the Ph.D. degrees from Poznan University of Technology (PUT), Poznan, Poland in 1988 and 1995 respectively. In 2006 she received the Doctor Habilitus degree from PUT. She became the full professor in technical sciences in 2014. She has been employed at PUT since 1988, currently as a Professor at the Chair of Wireless Communications. In 2008-2016 she was the Deputy-Dean for Research in the Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications. Currently, she holds the position of the Head of the Department of Wireless Communications. In 2008-2016 she was the Deputy-Dean for Research in the Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications.

She is the member of The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communications Society and IEEE Polish Chapter, IEEE ComSoc Radio Communications Committee (RCC), IEEE Technical Committee of Green Communications and Computing (TCGCC) and IEEE ComSoc Networking Networking Women (N2W). In the years 2003-2006 she was the member of the National Committee of the International Union of Radio Sciences (URSI) and the member of IEEE Kiyo Tomiyasu Award Committee in 2012-2014. Currently she is the member of Telecommunication Section of the Elektronics and Telecommunication Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences (PAN) and the member of IEEE Awards Board. Prof. Hanna Bogucka has been appointed as the IEEE Communications Society Director for EAME Region (Europe, Africa, Middle East) for the term of 2014-2015, and elected IEEE Radio Communications Committee Chair for the term of 2015-2016.

Prof. Hanna Bogucka is the corresponding member of the Polish Academy of Sciences since Dec. 1st, 2016.

Prof. Bogucka is also involved in teaching activities at PUT, giving lectures on Telecommunication Systems, Radio Communications and Software Defined and Cognitive Radio Systems.

Professional interests:

Prof. Hanna Bogucka is involved in research activities in the area of wireless communications, in particular physical layer and cross-layer design and algorithms to provide reliable transmission of digital signals over dispersive radio channels, satisfying user’s demands for Quality of Service (QoS), spread-spectrum systems and multi-carrier modulation, programable and cognitive radio. She has been one of the main participants in the scientific projects performed by the Wireless Communications Research Group funded by the State Committee of Scientific Research, and participated in the consulting for the Polish Telecom (Telekomunikacja Polska S.A.). She has been involved in the 5th-7th Framework EU projects and other international cooperation projects.

Prof. Bogucka is the author of more than 160 papers, which have been presented at national and international conferences, and published in the communication journals. She is an Executive Editor of „Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies” (Wiley), a member of the editorial board of „Recent Patents on Telecommunications”, Bentham Science Publishers, as well as of "Advances in Electronics and Telecommunications”, Publishing House of PUT. She has also been the chair or a member of a number of Technical Program Commitees of the national and international conferences. She has also been acting as a reviewer for a number of IEEE journals and magazines. Beside the scientific research, she is involved in teaching activity at PUT. She gives lectures on radio communications, information theory, and coding theory. She has published 3 handbooks (about 120 pages each) in the area of radio communications and digital signal processing.