Univ.-Prof. Dr. Mario Huemer
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Mario Huemer was born in Wels, Austria, in 1970. He received the Dipl.-Ing. degree in mechatronics
and the Dr.techn. (Ph.D.) degree from the Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria, in 1996 and
1999, respectively. From 1997 to 2000, he was a research assistant at the Institute for Communications
and Information Engineering at the University of Linz, Austria. From 2000 to 2002, he was with
Infineon Technologies Austria, research and development center for wireless products. From 2002-
2004 he was a lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences of Upper Austria, and from 2004-2007
he was associate professor for electronics engineering at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany.
In 2007 Mario Huemer moved to Klagenfurt, Austria, to establish the Chair of Embedded Systems and Signal
Processing at Klagenfurt University as a full professor. From 2012 to 2013 he served as dean of the
Faculty of Technical Sciences. Since September 2013 he is head of the newly founded Institute of
Signal Processing at the Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Austria.
His research interests are adaptive and statistical signal processing, signal processing architectures
and implementations, as well as mixed signal processing with applications in communications, radio
frequency and baseband integrated circuits, battery- and power management for mobile devices, and sensor
signal processing. Within these fields he published more than 160 papers. In 2000 Mario Huemer received
the German ITG and the Austrian GIT award for dissertations, and in 2010 the Austrian Kardinal Innitzer
award in natural sciences. His review work includes national and European research projects as well as
international journals. Since 2009 he is member of the editorial board of the "International Journal on
Electronics and Communications (AEUE)".
Mario Huemer is member of the IEEE Signal Processing Society, the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society, and
the IEEE Communications Society . He is also member of the German Society of Information Technology (ITG),
and the Austrian Electrotechnical Association (OVE).