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Zhou Du

Espoo, Finland
Microwave Radio Technology Specialist


  • D.Sc.(Tech.), Radio Engineering, Aalto University, Finland, 2015
  • M.Eng, Communication Engineering, Gyeongsang National University, South Korea, 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 (mainly Radio)
✔ Drive development of RF solutions/proposal for 5G cmWave and mmWave applications.
✔ Define the technology strategy and roadmap in radio technology (antennas & front end + asics and RF miniaturization)
✔ Specification, evaluation and analysis of components for 5G PHY system together with major silicon partners
✔ Devoted to multiple projects with academia (EU level) and industrial partners
✔ State of the art technology scouting

Research Interests

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

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)

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

Selected Articles and Publications