Biography (in English!)

Waslon Terllizzie Araujo Lopes was born in Petrolina, Pernambuco, Brazil, on December 29, 1974. He received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil, in 1998 and 1999, respectively. He received his D.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil in June, 2003. Prof. Waslon Terllizzie was with AREA1 College of Science and Technology, Salvador, Brazil from August 2003 to December 2009. Currently, he is with department of Electrical Engineering of Federal University of Campina Grande, Brazil. He is also the Executive Coordinator of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Communications (Iecom). His research interests include robust vector quantization, wireless communication systems, communication theory, and digital signal processing. He worked in Technical Committee of the IEEE 2004 Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, IEEE Globecom 2005 Symposium on Wireless Communications and IEEE 2005 Wireless Communications and Networking Conference. Dr. Waslon is one of the authors of the book Communications, Information and Network Security published by Kluwer Academic Publishers. Waslon Terllizzie is member of the Brazilian Telecommunications Society (SBrT) and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).