Maarten Weyn


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About Maarten Weyn

Maarten Weyn received his Ph.D. in Computer Science on the topic of Opportunistic Seamless Localization from the University of Antwerp, Belgium. He is an Assistant Professor at the University of Antwerp, currently teaching the 3rd year bachelor courses Mobile Communication and Master courses Communication Systems, and Low Power Embedded IoT Systems in the department of Applied Sciences: Electronics-ICT.

His research in the imec-IDlab research group focuses on ultra-low power sensor communication and embedded systems, sub 1-Ghz communication, sensor processing and localization. Most of his projects are in close collaboration with industry.

He is the co-founder of the spin-off AtSharp, involved in the creation of the spin-offs 1OK and Viloc, director of the Dash7 Alliance, IARIA Fellow and initiator of the Open Source Stack OSS-7.


Current Phd Students

  • Ben Bellekens: Probabilistic 3D-object- and poseestimation of dynamic environments to enable realistic RF propagation maps
  • Denis Stijn: Tagless Localization using Multi-Frequency Radio Tomographic Imaging
  • Ergeerts Glenn: Optimization framework for large scale, low power, sub -1 GHz sensor communicatio
  • Bni Lam Noori: Multi-Frequency Phased Antenna Array Localization


Garduated Phd Students:

  • Raf Berkvens: Uncertainty of Localization using Electromagnetic Fingerprints


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