Prof. Matti Latva-aho

Matti Latva-aho

Contact information:

Address: Erkki Koiso-Kanttilan katu 3, P.O. Box 4500,
FIN-90014 University of Oulu, Finland
Room: TS405
Telephone: + 358 (0)294 482847
GSM: + 358 40 588 9655
Fax: + 358 8 553 7615


Matti Latva-aho was born in Kuivaniemi, Finland in 1968. He received the M.Sc., Lic.Tech. and Dr. Tech (Hons.) degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Oulu, Finland in 1992, 1996 and 1998, respectively. From 1992 to 1993, he was a Research Engineer at Nokia Mobile Phones, Oulu, Finland. During the years 1994 - 1998 he was a Research Scientist at Telecommunication Laboratory and Centre for Wireless Communications at the University of Oulu. Prof. Latva-aho was Director of Centre for Wireless Communications at the University of Oulu during the years 1998-2006. Currently he is the Chair of the Department of Communications Engineering and Professor of Digital Transmission Techniques at the University of Oulu.

Research Interests:

Future broadband wireless systems and related tranceiver algoritms

Current and Recent Projects:

See the project descriptions

Publications & CV:

List of publications
Curriculum Vitae


Wireless Communications I (521316A)

  • Positions of Scientific Trusts:
  • National Co-ordinator for WiFiUS institute
  • Chairman of Board for Centre of Internet Excellence
  • Member of Net!Works Expert Group