Principal Research Engineer
Huawei Munich Research Center

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Research interests
  • Wireless communications
  • Vehicular communications (V2X)
  • Resource allocation
  • Channel modeling
  • Reinforcement learning


Mate Boban received the Diploma degree in informatics from the University of Zagreb, Croatia, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, in 2004 and 2012, respectively. He is a Principal Research Engineer with Huawei Munich Research Center, Germany. Before Huawei, he was with NEC Laboratories Europe, Carnegie Mellon University, and Apple. He is an alumni of the Fulbright Scholar program. He has co-chaired several IEEE workshops and conferences and has been involved in European Union funded projects (5G-CAR, DRIVE-C2X, and TEAM) as a Work Package Leader and editor of deliverables. He is actively involved in key industry and standardization bodies dealing with V2X: 3GPP, 5GAA, and ETSI. His current research interests include resource allocation, machine learning applied to wireless communication systems (in particular, V2X), and channel modeling. He coauthored three papers that received the Best Paper Award, at IEEE VTC Spring 2014, IEEE VNC 2014, and EuCAP 2019.


Aug. 2017 - presentPrincipal Research Engineer, Huawei Munich Research Center
Aug. 2015 - Jul. 2017Senior Researcher, Huawei Munich Research Center
Sep. 2013 - Aug. 2015Research Scientist, NEC Laboratories Europe
Dec. 2012 - Aug. 2013Postdoctoral Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University
May 2011 - Aug. 2011Exploratory Design PhD Intern, Apple Inc.
Aug. 2007 - Jan. 2009Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Carnegie Mellon University
May 2005 - Aug. 2007Lecturer/Research Associate, University of Zagreb, Croatia