Anja Klein

Supervisor of ESR12


Anja Klein (M’96) received the Dr.- Ing. (Ph.D.) degree in electrical engineering from the University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, in 1996. In 1996, she joined Siemens AG, Mobile Networks Division, Munich and Berlin. She was active in the standardization of third generation mobile radio in ETSI and in 3GPP, e.g., leading the 3GPP RAN1 TDD group. She was director of a development and a systems engineering department. In 2004, she joined the Technische Universitädt Darmstadt, Germany, as full professor, heading the Communications Engineering Lab. Her main research interests are in mobile radio, including interference management, cross-layer design, relaying and multi- hop, computation offloading, smart caching, and energy harvesting. Dr. Klein has authored over 280 peer-reviewed papers, has contributed to 12 books, and is inventor of more than 45 patents. In 1999, she was named the Inventor of the Year by Siemens AG.