University of Maryland, Maryland, USA
Timeliness as a semantic measure in 6G goal oriented communications
Sennur Ulukus received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical and electronics engineering from Bilkent University, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from Wireless Information Network Laboratory, Rutgers University.,She is the Anthony Ephremides Professor of Information Sciences and Systems with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland (UMD) at College Park, where she also holds a joint appointment with the Institute for Systems Research (ISR). Prior to joining UMD, she was a Senior Technical Staff Member with AT&T Labs-Research. Her research interests are in information theory, wireless communications, machine learning, signal processing and networks; with recent focus on private information retrieval, age of information, machine learning for wireless, distributed coded computing, group testing, physical layer security, energy harvesting communications, and wireless energy and information transfer.,Dr. Ulukus received the 2003 IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications, the 2019 IEEE Communications Society Best Tutorial Paper Award, the 2020 IEEE Communications Society Women in Communications Engineering Outstanding Achievement Award, the 2020 IEEE Communications Society Technical Committee on Green Communications and Computing Distinguished Technical Achievement Recognition Award, the 2005 NSF CAREER Award, the 2011 ISR Outstanding Systems Engineering Faculty Award, and the 2012 ECE George Corcoran Outstanding Teaching Award. She was a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Information Theory Society from 2018 to 2019. She has been an Area Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications since 2019 and has been a Senior Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking since 2020. She was an Area Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking from 2016 to 2020, an Editor for the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications-Series on Green Communications and Networking from 2015 to 2016, an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory from 2007 to 2010, and an Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Communications from 2003 to 2007. She was a Guest Editor for the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications in 2008, 2015, and 2021, Journal of Communications and Networks in 2012, and the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory in 2011. She is the TPC Chair of 2021 IEEE Globecom, and was a TPC Co-Chair of 2019 IEEE ITW, 2017 IEEE ISIT, 2016 IEEE Globecom, 2014 IEEE PIMRC, and 2011 IEEE CTW. She is a Distinguished Scholar-Teacher of the University of Maryland.