Shahram Shahsavari

      Graduate Research Assistant

      Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
      NYU Tandon School of Engineering
      E-mail: shahram.shahsavari(at)nyu(dot)edu





Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Fall 2015 - Present

Advisor: Professor Elza Erkip

M.Sc., Electrical Engineering, 2013 - 2015

Advisor: Professor Babak Khalaj

B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, 2009 - 2013



Research interests:

  • Cellular systems
  • Massive MIMO
  • Economics of mobile networks

Current Research:

  • Massive MIMO cellular systems
  • Spectrum and infrastructure sharing in mmwave cellular networks
  • Next generation of mobile networks

Past Research:

  • Opportunistic fair scheduling in multi-cell wireless networks


  1. S. Shahsavari,  N. Akar, "A two-level temporal fair scheduler for multi-cell wireless networks," Wireless Communications Letters, IEEE , vol.4, no.3, pp.269-272, June 2015.
  2. S. Shahsavari, N. Akar, B. Khalaj, "Joint cell muting and user scheduling in multi-cell networks with temporal fairness," arXiv preprint arXiv:1609.08476 (2016). 
  3. F. Fund, S. Shahsavari, S. Panwar, E. Erkip, S. Rangan, "Spectrum and infrastructure sharing in millimeter wave cellular networks: An economic perspective," arXiv preprint arXiv:1605.04602 (2016).
  4. F. Fund, S. Shahsavari, S. Panwar, E. Erkip, S. Rangan, "Do open resources encourage entry into the millimeter wave cellular service market?," Proceedings of the Eighth Wireless of the Students, by the Students, and for the Students Workshop, pp. 12-14. ACM, 2016.
  5. F. Fund, S. Shahsavari, S. Panwar, E. Erkip, S. Rangan, "Resource sharing among mmWave cellular service providers in a vertically differentiated duopoly," Proceedings of International Conference on Communications, Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, 2017.