ECE Welcomes New Research Professor Dr. Janne Lindqvist

Dr. Janne Lindqvist


Dr. Janne Lindqvist received his Master of Science (Technology) degree in 2005, and Doctor of Science (Technology) degree in 2009, both in Computer Science and Engineering from Helsinki University of Technology, Finland. From Fall 2009 until Fall 2011, Janne was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Human-Computer Interaction Institute, which is part of the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. Before joining academia, Janne was a co-founder of a wireless networks company called Radionet, which operated in 24 countries before being sold to Florida-based Airspan Networks Inc. in November 2005.

Dr. Janne Lindqvist joins the WINLAB, and his research interests are in systems security and privacy, mobile systems, social computing, context-aware communication, and human factors in computing systems.