Mehdi Amirijoo heads a radio network research group in Ericsson Research, contributing to new concepts and standardization in 3GPP and short-range technologies. His interests cover Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning, radio network control and management, and positioning. Dr Amirijoo has published over 30 papers and holds more than 120 filed patent applications. He received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science and engineering from Linköping University, Sweden, in 2002 and 2007 respectively.