Centro-Norte Brasil Chapter Chair
Ugo Silva Dias (S’07–M’10) was born in Belém, Brazil, in 1981. He received the B.S. degree from the Federal University of Pará, Brazil, and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from the State University of Campinas, Brazil, in 2006 and 2010, respectively, all in electrical engineering. From 2004 to 2010, he was a member of the Wireless Technology Laboratory (WissTek), where he was involved in researching advanced mobile systems, field measurements, and generalized fading channels. He also worked at several companies at the ICT industry. Since 2010, he has been a Professor with the University of Brasilia, Brazil. He is a faculty member at the Latitude Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering. His research interest include fading channels, field measurements, cell networks, and wireless technologies in general. He is also the IT Director of Brazilian Telecommunications Society, and the Advisor of Brazilian Internet Steering Committee.