Liljana Gavrilovska

Dr. Liljana Gavrilovska currently holds the position of full professor and Head of the Institute of Telecommunications at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies, Ss Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje. She is also Head of the Center for Wireless and Mobile Communications (CWMC) working in the area of telecommunication networks and wireless and mobile communications. She has received her B.Sc, M.Sc and Ph.D. from Ss Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, University of Belgrade and Ss Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, respectively. During 1982 she was involved in research with University of Erlangen, Germany (Carl-Duisburg grant); 1992/1993 as a recipient of bilateral Yugoslavian-Canadian government grant, she was involved with University of Toronto, Canada. Dr. Gavrilovska joined the Center for PersonKommunikation, Aalborg University, Denmark, in January 2000, where she was holding the position of invited professor and later as Associate Research Professor (2001-2002). From 2003-2005 she was involved with CTiF (Center for TeleInfrastructure) with the same position on a partly basis and participated in several EU and national /international projects (EU IST PACWOMAN, MAGNET, joint Siemens/AAU project, FACE, etc.). From November 2007, she was again affiliated with Aalborg University as a visiting professor, being General Technical Manager of FP6 MAGNET Beyond. Dr. Gavrilovska also participated in FP7 ARAGORN and FP7 ProSense projects and NATO funded SfP RIWCoS project. She is currently involved in the FP7 funded QUASAR, FARAMIR and ACROPOLIS projects. Dr. Gavrilovska is author/co-author of more than 100 research journal and conference publications and technical papers. She worked (within FP4 ACTS ASAP) on the books Towards a Global 3G System: Advanced Mobile Communications in Europe, Vol. I and II (ed. R. Prasad, Artech House, 2001, Boston). Dr. Gavrilovska is a co-author of the book Ad Hoc Networking Towards Seamless Communications (L. Gavrilovska, R. Prasad, Springer, 2006) and co-editor of the book Application and Multidisciplinary Aspects of Wireless Sensor Networks (L. Gavrilovska, S. Krco, V. Milutinovic, I. Stojmenovic, R. Trobec, Springer, 2010). Her major research interest is concentrated on cognitive radio networks, future mobile systems, wireless and personal area networks, cross-layer optimizations, broadband wireless access technologies, sensor and ad hoc networking, traffic analysis and heterogeneous wireless networks. She is a senior member of IEEE and serves as a Chair of the Macedonian ComSoc Chapter.