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Zhou Du

Espoo, Finland
Microwave Radio Technology Specialist


  • D.Sc.(Tech.), Radio Engineering, Aalto University, Finland, 2009-2014
  • M.Eng, Communication Engineering, Gyeongsang National University, South Korea, 2006-2008


Zhou Du received a Master of Engineering degree in Communication Engineering in 2008 from Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, South Korea. He received a Doctor of Science (Tech.) degree in Radio Engineering in 2015 from Aalto University (formerly Helsinki University of Technology), Espoo, Finland.

From September 2006 to December 2008, he was with the Department of Electronic Engineering/A.W.C Lab of Gyeongsang National University as a Research Assistant. From March 2009 to January 2015, he was with the Department of Radio Science and Engineering/SMARAD center of excellence as a researcher. In February 2015, Zhou joined Nokia Bell Labs Espoo as a Microwave Radio Technology Specialist. His duties in Nokia Bell Labs Espoo include:

✔ 5G PoC Demo
✔ Drive development of RF solutions/proposal for 5G cmWave and mmWave applications.
✔ Define/develop the technology strategy and roadmap in radio technology, State of the art technology scouting
✔ Specification, evaluation and analysis of components for 5G PHY system together with major silicon partners
✔ Devoted to multiple international projects with academia and industrial partners
✔ Perform, document and communicate research studies, measurement and case studies
✔ Project management and coordination 

Research Interests

  • Analog Electronics
  • Communications Paradigms
  • IoT/M2M
  • System Integration
  • Wireless Communications

Professional Activities

Reviewer of several international journals.
Served as Technical Program Committee (TPC) member of:

  • The 9th Global Symposium on Millimeter-Waves (GSMM2016)
  • IEEE ICC2017 Workshop on Flexible Networks (FLEXNETS)
  • IEEE WCNC2018 workshop on Flexible and Agile Networks (FLEXNETS)

Co-Chair of Wireless Technologies Session in 47th European Microwave Conference (EuMC2017)

Selected Articles and Publications