Samir Perlaza

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Samir Perlaza

Research Scientist

Affiliation: Inria, Lyon, France.

Contact Information

Research Scientist (Chargé de Recherche)
INRIA - Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique 
Lyon, France.

Research Interests

  • Shannon Theory


Samir M. Perlaza is a research scientist with the Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique (INRIA), France, and a visiting research collaborator at the School of Applied Science at Princeton University (NJ, USA). He received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications (Telecom ParisTech), Paris, France, in 2008 and 2011, respectively. 

Previously, from 2008 to 2011, he was a Research Engineer at France Télécom - Orange Labs (Paris, France). He has held long-term academic appointments at the Alcatel-Lucent Chair in Flexible Radio at Supélec (Gif-sur-Yvette, France); at Princeton University (Princeton, NJ) and at the University of Houston (Houston, TX). His research interests lie in the overlap of signal processing, information theory, game theory and wireless communications. 

Dr. Perlaza was a recipient of an Alban fellowship in 2006 and a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship in 2015, both from the  European Commission. He was also one of the recipients of the the Best Student Paper Award at Crowncom in 2009.