Dongwoo Lee

Postdoctoral Fellow

Office: 32-D574A

Phone: (617) 253-2821

E-mail: dongwlee (at)

Dongwoo Lee received the B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Korea University and Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 2005 and 2011, respectively.

Since Oct. 2011, he has been with the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where he is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow. From Aug. 2011 to Sep. 2011, he was a Visiting Scholar at the Communications and Coding Theory Laboratory, Kyung Hee University, Yongin-si, Korea. His main research interests are wireless communication theory, channel coding theory, and vehicular communications. Specific current research topics include multiple-antenna communication systems, cooperative and relay communications, and vehicular localization.

Dr. Lee served as a reviewer for IEEE journals including IEEE Trans. on Commun., IEEE Trans. on Vehicular Technol., and IEEE Trans. on Wireless Commun. and various conferences including IEEE ICC, GLOBECOM, PIMRC, VTC, WCNC, etc. He received the Best Student Paper award from KoSBE in 2007 and the outstanding paper award at IEEE student paper contest from IEEE Seoul section in 2007. He was also a recipient of Brain Korea 21 Scholarship from Korean government from 2005 to 2011 and a recipient of Samsung Electronics Scholarship from 2007 to 2011.