Committiee memberships


  • Founding member of IEEE ComSoc Technical subcommittee Backhaul/fronthaul Networking and Communications (TCBNC).


  • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (since Dec. 2016).

Guest Editor

  • IEEE Access. Special Issue on Physical and Medium Access Control Layer Advances in 5G Wireless Networks (Guest Editors: Mohsen Guizani, University of Idaho, USA, Petar Popovski, Aalborg University, Denmark, Tony Q.S. Quek, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore, Muhammad Zeeshan Shakir, Carleton University, Canada, David López-Pérez, Bell Labs, Ireland).
  • IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine. Special Issue on LTE in Unlicensed Spectrum (Guest Editors: Guanding Yu, Zhejiang University, China, Geoffrey Ye Li, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA, Li-Chun Wang, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, Amine Maaref, Huawei Technologies Canada, Ottawa, CA, Jemin Lee, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore, David López-Pérez, Bell Labs, Ireland).
  • IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications. Special Issue on Recent Advances in Heterogeneous  Cellular Networks (Guest Editors: David López-Pérez, Bell Labs, Ireland; Mehdi Bennis, Oulu University, Finland; Preben Mogensen, Nokia Solutions Networks, Denmark; Ismail Guvenc, Florida International University, USA; Satoshi Konishi, KDDI Labs, Japan; Dusit Niyato, Nanyang Technological University,Singapore; Ming Ding, Sharp Labs, China).
  • IEEE Communications Magazine. Special Issue on Heterogeneous and Small Cell Networks (Guest Editors: Ismail Guvenc, DOCOMO Innovations Inc, USA; Tony Q.S. Quek, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore; Marios Kountouris, SUPLEC, France; David López-Pérez, Bell Labs, Ireland).
  • ACM Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET). Special Issue on Cooperatively Networked Femtocells (Guest Editors: David López-Pérez, King's College Lodon, UK; Xiaoli Chu, King's College Lodon, UK; Mischa Dohler, CTTC, Spain; Athanasios V. Vasilako, University of Athens, Greece; and Guillaume de la Roche, Mindspeed Technologies, France).

Organizing Committee Member

  • The 4th International Workshop on Femtocells, in conjunction with IEEE Wireless Advanced, London, UK, Jun. 2011.

Conference Track Chair

Major Conferences

Technical Program Committee (TPC) Member

Major Conferences
  • IEEE Globecom 2018, Abudabi UAE, Dec. 2018.
  • IEEE PIMRC 2018, Bologna, Italy, Sep. 2018.
  • IEEE ICC 2018, Kansas City, USA, May. 2018.
  • IEEE WCNC 2018, Barcelona, Spain, Apr. 2018.
  • IEEE Globecom 2017, Singapore, Dec. 2017.
  • IEEE PIMRC 2017, Montreal, Canada, Sep. 2017.
  • IEEE ICC 2017, Paris, France, May. 2017.
  • IEEE VTC-Spring 2017, Sydney, Australia, May. 2017.
  • IEEE Globecom 2016, Washington, USA, Dec. 2016.
  • IEEE VTC-Fall 2016, Montreal, Canada, Sep. 2016.
  • IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May. 2016.
  • IEEE VTC-Spring 2016, Nanjing, China, May. 2016.
  • IEEE Globecom 2015, San Diego, USA, Dec. 2015.
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC), Shenzhen, China, Nov. 2015.
  • IEEE VTC-Fall 2015, Boston, USA, Sep. 2015.
  • IEEE ICC 2015, London, UK, Jun. 2015.
  • IEEE Conference on Standards for Communications and and Networking (CSCN), Tokyo, Japan, May 2015.
  • IEEE Globecom 2014, Austin, USA, Dec. 2014.
  • IEEE Globecom 2013, Atlanta, USA, Dec. 2013.
  • IEEE PIMRC 2013, London, UK, Sep. 2013.

Minor conferences and workshops

  • The 1th International Workshop on 5G Architecture (5GArch) in conjunction with IEEE WCNC 2015, New Orleans USA, Mar. 2015.

  • ACCESS 2011's committee member for the FEMTO special area at International Conferences on Access Networks, Services and Technologies, Jun. 19-24, 2011 - Luxembourg, under the InfoWare 2011 umbrella.
  • ACCESS 2010's committee member for the FEMTO special area at International Conferences on Access Networks, Services and Technologies, Sep. 20-25, 2010 - Valencia, Spain, under the InfoWare 2010 umbrella.

Session chair

  • Small cell session in IEEE PIMRC, Valencia, Spain, Sep. 2016.
  • HetNet session in IEEE PIMRC, London, UK, Sep. 2013.
  • Femtocell Networks session in IEEE WCNC, Sydney, Australia, Apr. 2010.