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Furqan Zia

Doctoral Researcher

Koç Üniversitesi , Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey.

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2021 - present



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Department of Electrical & 
Electronics Engineering

Koç University

Istanbul, Turkey



Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Antalya Bilim University
Antalya, Turkey

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Department of Electrical Engineering
DHA Suffa University
Karachi, Pakistan

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About Me

Furqan Zia was born in Karachi, Pakistan, in 1995. He received the B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from DHA Suffa University, Pakistan, in 2017, and the M.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Antalya Bilim University, Turkey. From 2018 to 2021, he was with the Department of Electrical Engineering, Antalya Bilim University, Turkey, as a Researcher in the WISLAB for wireless research group. He is a recipient of an Industrial Ph.D. funded by VESTEL and TÜBİTAK in the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department at Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey. Currently, he is associated with Communications Research and Innovation Laboratory (CoreLab).


Furqan’s primary research interests include 5G/6G wireless systems, MIMO systems, NOMA, physical layer security, waveform design, and deep learning for communication systems. He is an author of multiple peer-reviewed articles and the inventor of a patent application.


Research Affiliations

Sep 2021 - Present

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March 2020 - Present

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Sep 2019 - March 2021

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Latest News and Updates

  • Sep. 2022: Awarded with TÜBİTAK 2250 - Graduate Research Performance Scholarship for Spring 2022 and Fall 2022 intake.

  • Sep. 2022: Attended 6G Conference at Istanbul Medipol University.

  • Dec. 2021: Became an Aspirant member of IEEE P802.11 Working group in affiliation with VESTEL electronics corp. and Koç University.

  • June 2021: Patent submitted for the proposed technology called "A Communication System with Multiple-Input Single-Output Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access (MISO-NOMA) system and its Communication Method".

  • Jan 2021: Successfully defended the master thesis at Antalya Bilim University.

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