BELMEGA Elena-Veronica

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E. Veronica Belmega is a Full Professor at ESIEE Paris (Université Gustave Eiffel) and LIGM laboratory, Marne-la-Vallée, France, since May 2022. Previously, she was an Associate Professor (MCF HDR) with ENSEA graduate school (Sep. 2011 – Apr. 2022) and Deputy Director of ETIS laboratory (Jan. 2020 – Apr. 2022), Cergy, France, where she is currently an Associate Researcher.

She received the Engineer Degree (M.Sc.) from the University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania, in 2007. In 2005-2006, she studied applied mathematics at Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France within the International Socrates/Erasmus Exchange Program. She obtained the M.Sc. and Ph.D. from the Université Paris-Sud 11, France, in 2007 and 2010. In 2010-2011, she was a post-doctoral researcher in a joint project between Princeton University, USA and Supélec, France. She was a visiting researcher (délégation complete) at Inria, Grenoble, between Sep. 2015 – Aug. 2017. She received her HDR habilitation degree from the Université de Cergy-Pontoise, France in 2019.

In 2009, she received the L’Oréal – UNESCO – French Academy of Science national fellowship: “For young women doctoral candidates in science”. She is the recipient of the 2021 CY Alliance award: “For women and science”. She is currently an Area Editor for the IEEE Trans. on Machine Learning in Communications and Networking.

Thématiques de recherche

  • AI-enabled communications
  • Green and energy-efficient communications
  • Online optimization, games and learning for communications
  • Security aspects in wireless communications and smart grids
  • Cooperative communications
  • IoT networks, MIMO wireless networks, mmWave, cognitive radio, opportunistic spectrum access

Projets en cours

  • 2023 – 2027 Correspondent for UGE/ESIEE Paris (CNRS INS2I partner) of the PEPR 5G project: Développement de technologies avancées de la 5G et réseaux du futur
    Partners: CNRS INS2I, IMT, CEA, Inria
    Collaborators: Anne Savard (IMT Nord Europe), Romain Negrel (UGE/ESIEE Paris), Panayotis Mertikopoulos (CNRS)
    Funding: PhD grants on PC7 and PC6
  • 2021-2025 Co-Principal Investigator of the EUTOPIA PhD cofund WALL-EE: Wide-area Adaptive control in InteLLigent cyber-physical power systems exploiting dEEP reinforcement learning
    Partners: CY Cergy Paris Univ. and Warwick University
    Co-PI: Subhash Lakshminarayana (Warwick University)
    Member: Vincent H. Poor (Princeton University)
    Funding: PhD student Sajjad Maleki
  • 2020-2023 Member of POTIONS: cooPeration, Optimization and arTificial Intelligence for future communicatiONs: interplay between model-based and data-driven approacheS
    Partners: IMT Lille Douai, CY Cergy Paris Univ. (ED EM2PSI)
    PI: Anne Savard (IMT Lille Douai)
    Member: Romain Negrel (ESIEE Paris)
    Funding: PhD student Yacine Ben Atia
  • 2019-2023 Principal Investigator & Sci. Coord. of the ANR PRCI ELIOT: Enabling technologies for IoT International (French-Brazilian) collaborative project
    Partners: ETIS/ENSEA, University of Sao Paulo (USP) and Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio)
    Brazilian PIs: Vitor Nascimento (USP), Cintia Borges Margi (USP), Rodrigo C. Delamare (PUC-Rio)
    Members: Arsenia Chorti (ENSEA), Iryna Andriyanova (University of Cergy-Pontoise), Inbar Fijalkow (ENSEA), Jordane Lorandel (University of Cergy-Pontoise), Cassio Guimaraes Lopes (USP), Lukas Landau (PUC-Rio), …
    Funding: PhD student Hajar El Hassani