WNCG Alumni and Industry Leaders Co-Author Book on Open RAN Technology
Drs. Ian Wong and Aditya Chopra, former WNCG students, co-authored Open RAN: The Definitive Guide, published by Wiley-IEEE Press.
Wong was advised by Dr. Brian Evans and graduated with his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2007. He is the Director of RF and Wireless Architecture at the Austin, Texas campus of VIAVI Solutions, a WNCG industrial affiliate.
Chopra, also advised by Evans and a 2011 ECE Ph.D. graduate, is a Senior Communication Systems Engineer at Amazon Project Kuiper in Austin, Texas. Amazon joined the WNCG Industrial Affiliate Program in 2023.
Other co-authors of the book include Sridhar Rajagopal, Senior Vice President at Mavenir Systems, and Rittwik Jana, Telco Analytics and Automation Network Engineer at Google.
Wiley-IEEE Press published Open RAN: The Definitive Guide on September 26, 2023.
The publisher on Open RAN:
“This critical reference on Open RAN explains how and why an open and disaggregated, intelligent, and fully virtualized network is the way networks should be designed and deployed moving forward.”
Open RAN: The Definitive Guide is available in hardcover or E-Book on wiley.com and other major book retailers.