Bio


Ozgur's research focuses on information theory, wireless communication and networks, distributed estimation and learning

Academic Appointments


Honors & Awards


  • Communication Theory Technical Committee CTTC Early Achievement Award, IEEE (2018)
  • Okawa Foundation Research Award in Information and Telecommunications, Okawa Foundation (2018)
  • Career Award, NSF (2013)
  • Best PhD Thesis Award, EPFL (2010)

Professional Education


  • Ph.D., Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (2009)
  • M.S., Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Electrical Engineering (2005)
  • B.S., Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Electrical Engineering (2001)
  • B.S., Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Physics (2001)

All Publications


  • Operating Regimes of Wireless Networks Foundations and Trends in Networking Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. ; 5 (1): 1-107
  • Spatial Degrees of Freedom of Large Distributed MIMO Systems and Wireless Ad Hoc Networks IEEE JOURNAL ON SELECTED AREAS IN COMMUNICATIONS Oezguer, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. 2013; 31 (2): 202-214
  • A Scaling Law Approach to Wireless Relay Networks Ozgur, A. 2013
  • Simple schedules for half-duplex networks Brahma, S., Ozgur, A., Fragouli, C. 2012
  • Dynamic QMF for Half-Duplex Relay Networks Ozgur, A., Diggavi, S. 2012
  • Achieving the Capacity of the N-Relay Gaussian Diamond Network Within log N Bits Chern, B., Ozgur, A. 2012
  • Wireless Network Simplification: the Gaussian N-Relay Diamond Network Nazaroglu, C., Ozgur, A., Fragouli, C. 2011
  • Hierarchical Beamforming for Large One-Dimensional Wireless Networks Merzakreeva, A., Ozgur, A., Leveque, O. 2011
  • Network simplification: the Gaussian diamond network with multiple antennas Nazaroglu, C., Ozgur, A., Ebrahimi, J., Fragouli, C. 2011
  • Graph-based codes for quantize-map-and-forward relaying Sengupta, A., Brahma, S., Ozgur, A., Fragouli, C., Diggavi, S. 2011
  • Throughput-Delay Tradeoff for Hierarchical Cooperation in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory Ozgur, A., Leveque, O. 2010; 3 (56): 1369-1377
  • Approximately Achieving Gaussian Relay Network Capacity with Lattice Codes Ozgur, A., Diggavi, S. 2010
  • Beyond Multi-hop: Optimal Cooperation in Large Wireless Networks Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. 2010
  • Linear Capacity Scaling in Wireless Networks: Beyond Physical Limits? Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. 2010
  • Information Theoretic Operating Regimes of Large Wireless Networks. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory Ozgur, A., Johari, R., Tse, D., Leveque, O. 2010; 1 (56): 427-437
  • Achieving Linear Scaling with Interference Alignment Ozgur, A., Tse, D. 2009
  • Information Theoretic Operating Regimes of Large Wireless Networks Ozgur, A., Johari, R., Tse, D., Leveque, O. 2008
  • Throughput-Delay Tradeoff for Hierarchical Cooperation in Ad Hoc Wireless Networks Ozgur, A., Leveque, O. 2008
  • Exact Capacity Scaling of Extended Wireless Networks Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. 2007
  • Scaling Laws for One and Two-Dimensional Random Wireless Networks in the Low Attenuation Regime. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Preissmann, E. 2007; 10 (53): 3573-3586
  • Hierarchical Cooperation Achieves Linear Capacity Scaling in Ad Hoc Networks Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. 2007
  • Hierarchical Cooperation Achieves Optimal Capacity Scaling in Ad Hoc Networks. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. 2007; 10 (53): 3549-3572
  • Scaling Laws for Two-Dimensional Random Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks Ozgur, A., Leveque, O. 2006
  • How does the Information Capacity of Ad Hoc Networks Scale? Ozgur, A., Leveque, O., Tse, D. 2006