Colin Kahn

Murray Hill, NJ, USA


Colin Kahn is a member of the Corporate CTO Organization at Alcatel-Lucent.  He currently supports 5G and LTE access and core network architecture initiatives, focusing on the development of new solutions that leverage Alcatel-Lucent’s traditional strengths in network systems.  Over the past 20 years he has worked at Alcatel-Lucent, Lucent Technologies and AT&T providing systems engineering, standards and customer support for IS-136 TDMA, CDMA (IS-95, 3G1X and EV-DO), GSM, UMTS and LTE.  Prior to joining the AT&T wireless business unit he spent six years in AT&T Federal Systems conducting acoustics related research.

Prior to joining AT&T Colin conducted fusion energy research at General Atomic Corp. and Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratory.  He has over 45 granted patents, and holds Electrical Engineering degrees from M.I.T and Cornell University.  Colin is a member of IEEE and has published numerous papers.