David Michelson

David Michelson

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The University of British Columbia
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Region 07 (Canada)
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CA
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Prof. David Michelson leads both the Radio Science Lab and the AURORA Connected Vehicle Testbed at the University of British Columbia. An active member of the wireless propagation community, he serves as Chair of the VTS Propagation Committee and Chair of IEEE Standards Association Working Group P2982 which is developing Recommended Practices for the Verification of Millimetre-Wave Channel Sounders. He is also Chair Designate of the VT/MRSC Mobile Radio Standards Committee which is expected to be announced in February 2022. Prof. Michelson also serves as Chair of the VTS Adhoc Committee on History that is preparing for the 75th anniversary of IEEE VTS in 2024. A long-time member of the IEEE History Community, he also serves as a member of the IEEE History Committee and Chair of the IEEE Canada History Committee. As general co-chair of IEEE VTS 2014-Fall in Vancouver, Prof. Michelson introduced many new elements into VTS Conferences including a greatly expanded industry program. For his efforts, he was recognized with a VTS Conference Leadership Award. He currently serves as Chair of the Vancouver Joint Chapter of the IEEE Vehicular Technology and Intelligent Transportation Societies.